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President John Adams
5' 7" (1.7 m)
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I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy. My sons ought to study mathematics and philosophy, geography, natural history, naval architecture, navigation, commerce and agriculture, in order to give their children a right to study painting, poetry, music, architecture, statuary, tapestry and porcelain.
Died the same day as Thomas Jefferson
. Ironically, his last words were "Thomas Jefferson still survives." He was, however, wrong. Jefferson had died at 1 o'clock on the afternoon of July 4, 1826 - the Fiftieth Anniversary of American Independence. Adams died at six o'clock that evening.