On April 2, 1743 O.S. Thomas Jefferson was born.
O.S. standing for Old Style, read below...
By American painter Jean Leon Gerome Ferris (1863-1930) wikimedia.org.
Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, and Thomas Jefferson (left to right) draft the Declaration of Independence in 1776.
Thomas Jefferson was an American Founding Father who was the principal author of the United States Declaration of Independence (1776).
Thomas Jefferson also became the United States 3rd President, look here: wikipedia.org.
Photo by Declan McCullagh.
Did you notice the words O.S. behind the birth year?
The initials O.S. is for Old Style.
In 1752 the Julian Calendar changed into the Gregorian Calendar.
Julius Caesar started the Julian Calendar 45 B.C. and the New Style or Gregorian Calendar came about in 1752.
Those of you that are interested in the biography of Thomas Jefferson, read Thomas Jefferson.biography
Famous quotes by Thomas Jefferson:
Never trouble another with what you can do yourself.
Never spend your money before you have it.