Four Presidents on July 4th

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Both John Adams (2nd President) and Thomas Jefferson (3rd President) died on the very same day: Tuesday, July 4, 1826, which happened to be the fiftieth anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Thomas Jefferson drafted the Declaration in committee with John Adams and Benjamin Franklin.

Exactly five years later, on Monday, July 4, 1831, James Monroe (5th President) passed away.

And on Thursday, July 4, 1872, Calvin Coolidge (30th President) was born in Vermont.

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