|Birth Day||January 29, 1736|
|Birth Place||Thetford, England|
|Age||283 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Jun 8, 1809 (age 73)|
Political theorist who wrote the influential pamphlet Common Sense in 1776.
He worked with Inventor John Fitch on steam engines.
He wrote informative pamphlets that inspired the American public to question their legal system.
He married Mary Lambert in 1759.
He was portrayed by Harvey Keitel in the French-Italian film La Nuit de Varrenes from 1982.