On September 17, 1787, 39 of the 55 delegates signed the new document, with many of those who refused to sign objecting to the lack of a bill of rights. At least one delegate refused to sign because the Constitution codified and protected slavery and the slave trade.
The Declaration of Independence was written in 1776. It was a list of grievances against the king of England intended to justify separation from British rule. The Constitution was written and signed in 1787.
U.S. Constitution. On September 17, 1787, members of the Constitutional Convention signed the final draft of the Constitution.
March 22, 1765 – December 15, 1791
The Constitution of the United States will turn 233 years old Sept. 17, 2020. Its signing is recognized by presidential proclamation each year, and Sept. 17-23, 2020, is designated as Constitution Week.
By issuing the Declaration of Independence, adopted by the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776, the 13 American colonies severed their political connections to Great Britain. The Declaration summarized the colonists’ motivations for seeking independence.
The U.S. Constitution will be 234 years old Friday. Sept. 17 each year is “Constitution Day.” This national observance commemorates the day in 1787 that our Constitution was signed by 39 founders at the Philadelphia Constitutional Convention.
The Constitution of the United States of America is signed by 38 of 41 delegates present at the conclusion of the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia. Supporters of the document waged a hard-won battle to win ratification by the necessary nine out of 13 U.S. states.
The Constitution of the United States is the oldest federal constitution now in use. Since 1787, changes have been made to the United States Constitution 27 times by amendments (changes). The first ten of these amendments are together called the Bill of Rights.
Britain also needed money to pay for its war debts. The King and Parliament believed they had the right to tax the colonies. They decided to require several kinds of taxes from the colonists to help pay for the French and Indian War. … They protested, saying that these taxes violated their rights as British citizens.
The Treaty of Peace and Amity between His Britannic Majesty and the United States of America is signed by British and American representatives at Ghent, Belgium, ending the War of 1812.
July 1, 1867
The United States at 245 years: Celebrating the Declaration of Independence. Editor’s note: In honor of Independence Day — this year, we mark 245 years since the United States parted with Great Britain — we present the nation’s founding document, the Declaration of Independence.
March 22, 1765 – December 15, 1791
The founding fathers sealed the declaration on 4 July 1776 and that makes the country 244 years old as of today. Happy birthday!
In 1997, she founded a nonprofit organization called Constitution Day, Inc. to help encourage recognition of the importance of this national holiday.
The 55 men who wrote the Constitution worked on it for four months. That would be as long as from now until December. Sometimes they agreed about what they wanted to write, at other times they didn’t.
Benjamin Franklin is best known as one of the Founding Fathers who never served as president but was a respected inventor, publisher, scientist and diplomat.
|Constitution of the United States|
|Commissioned by||Congress of the Confederation|
|Signatories||39 of the 55 delegates|
B.R. Ambedkar, the Architect of Indian Constitution and other Founding Fathers, in framing the Indian Constitution and to pay our tributes to them on this occasion, for giving us the best Constitution in the world.
At 145,000 words, it is the longest written constitution of any sovereign state in the world. India has the world’s largest Constitution. India has the largest constitution in the world.
Indian constitution is one of the most successful constitutions because it is inspired many other countries such as South Africa ,USA ,France etc. so it has covered all aspects of life of a common man therefore letting people have a good life.
|British America and the British West Indies|
|Capital||Administered from London, England|