The US Presidents/John Adams
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1789 - 1797
1797 - 1801
1801 - 1809
1809 - 1817
For an in depth look at the 2nd US President, follow this link: John Adams.
Elected: 1st Term in 1796
Presidency: 1797 to 1801
Major US Laws
The following is a list of major laws in US History signed by John Adams during his presidency:
- Alien and Sedition Acts, multiple acts designed to protect the United States from alien citizens of foreign powers and to prevent seditious attacks from weakening the government.
Major US Events
Major World Events
John Adams was the first president to:
- Live in the White House.
- Only serve one term.
- Serve as president in the 19th century.