|Date of birth:||October 30, 1735|
|Birthplace:||Braintree, Province of Massachusetts Bay,|
|Date of death:||July 4, 1826|
|Place of death:||Quincy, Massachusetts,|
United States of America
John Adams (October 30 [O.S. October 19] 1735 – July 4, 1826) was an American Patriot who served as the second President of the United States (1797–1801) and the first Vice President (1789–97). He was a lawyer, diplomat, statesman, political theorist, and, as a Founding Father, a leader of the movement for American independence from Great Britain. He was also a dedicated diarist and correspondent, particularly with his wife and closest advisor Abigail.