Constitution Day Facts

Interesting facts about the constitution:

  • The United States constitution has 4,400 words
  • The oldest person to sign the constitution was Ben Franklin at 81
  • The youngest person to sign the constitution was Jonathan Dayton at 26
  • The constitution is preserved in Argon gas to preserve it
  • The word democracy dosn’t appear once on the constitution
  • George Washington and James Madsion were the only two presidents to sign the constitution
  • Patric Henry was elected a delagate to the constitutional convention but he declined because he said he “smelt a rat”

Shane Beck

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