Jefferson, the third of ten children, was born in Shadwell, Virginia.
On this episode of This Day In History, Tony and Armand celebrate the birthday of the 3rd President of the United States, Thomas Jefferson. Born 274 years ago on this day in 1743, Jefferson was the primary author of the Declaration of Independence, and the Jefferson Memorial in Washington, D.C. was dedicated to his memory on the 200th anniversary of his birth in 1943. Plus, Tiger Woods becomes the youngest golfer to win the Masters Tournament in 1997, and Sidney Poitier becomes the first African-American male to win Best Actor (Lilies of the Field) at the 1964 edition of the Academy Awards. Join us for this episode of This Day In History!
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