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 John Hancock

John Hancock

Birthday January 231737
Birthplace Massachusetts
Death Date Oct 8, 1793  (at age 56)
  • About

    Founding father and prominent Patriot of the American Revolution who was the first and third Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

  • Before Fame

    He inherited a highly successful business from his uncle who was more like a father to him.

  • Trivia Fact

    His name is now a synonym for signature because of his large and stylish signature on the United States Declaration of Independence.

  • Family Life

    His parents are Reverend John Hancock of Braintree and Mary Hawke Thaxter.

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