The Third Estate formed the National Assembly, ruling alongside the king. The Assembly passed The Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen, which stated that freedom is a universal human right. Which American Founding Father influenced the content of this document?
Answer Thomas Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson's influence on the Marquis de Lafayette, who drafted the Declaration, is obvious in the similarity of the two documents.
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