Father of the Declaration Independence~ And the 3rd President was…………………..

I am one of the founding Fathers of the United States and am known as the main author of the Declaration of Independence.  

I founded the University of Virginia and my head is carved into Mount Rushmore.   

I had pet mockingbirds and love vanilla ice cream.  

I died on the same day as John Adams.  
(July 4, 1826)

Who am I?

Thomas Jefferson
3rd President of the United States
In Office
March 4, 1801 – March 4, 1809
Vice President – Aaron Burr (1801-1805)
George Clinton (1805-1809)