Thomas Jefferson had a Quran

Episode 30: Thomas Jefferson’s Qur’an

And we know that Jefferson thought about Muslims as potential citizens because in 1776, a few months after writing the Declaration of Independence, he makes a note in his personal papers. He records that Locke said, “Neither pagan nor Mahometan,” meaning Muslim, “nor Jew ought to be excluded from the rights of the commonwealth because of his religion.” So even that early he was thinking about it.”


Some of the ideas of the US Constitution might have come from the Quarn, there are many similarities