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10 Facts Most People Don’t Know About the U.S. Constitution

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1. Two Founding Fathers Didn't Sign the Constitution

Did you know that two of the most famous Founding Fathers actually missed the Constitutional Convention and never signed the Constitution?

That’s right: neither Thomas Jefferson – who penned the Declaration of Independence – nor John Adams attended the Constitutional Convention. Jefferson was serving as the ambassador to France at the time, while Adams was the ambassador to Great Britain.

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