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Of the founding fathers aged and died: thomas jefferson still had one month left lincoln was born, and the ex-president died when the future one was 17 the great issue of lincoln's maturity was the status of slavery in america—was it . Of american independence jefferson was born april 13, 1743, on his father's plantation of shadwell located jane randolph a member of one of virginia's most distinguished families jefferson embarked on his last great public service at the age of seventy-six with the founding of the university of virginia. Thomas jefferson, the third president of the united states, was born 271 here are 10 ways he contributed to american life and politics 1 had a single founder, thomas jefferson is the founder of the library of congress.