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Congress selected a committee to draft a declaration of independence. The committee was composed of John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, Robert R. Livingston, and Roger Sherman. So five people wrote the Declaration of Independence.

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39 "delegates" signed the U.S. Constitution at the Convention, as well as the secretary, William Jackson, making 40 signers in total. The delegates were all members of the original thirteen colonies, sent to represent them, with the exception of Rhode Island, who sent no delegates.

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George Washington Virginia

George Read Delaware

Gunning Bedford, Jr. Delaware

John Dickinson Delaware

Richard Bassett Delaware

Jacob Broom Delaware

James McHenry Maryland

Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer Maryland

Daniel Carroll Maryland

John Blair Virginia

James Madison Jr. Virginia

William Blount North Carolina

Richard Dobbs Spaight North Carolina

Hugh Williamson North Carolina

John Rutledge South Carolina

Charles Cotesworth Pinckney South Carolina

Charles Pinckney South Carolina

Pierce Butler South Carolina

William Few Georgia

Abraham Baldwin Georgia

John Langdon New Hampshire

Nicholas Gilman New Hampshire

Nathaniel Gorham Massachusetts

Rufus King Massachusetts

William Samuel Johnson Connecticut

Roger Sherman Connecticut

Alexander Hamilton New York

William Livingston New Jersey

David Brearly New Jersey

William Paterson New Jersey

Jonathan Dayton New Jersey

Benjamin Franklin Pennsylvania

Thomas Mifflin Pennsylvania

Robert Morris Pennsylvania

George Clymer Pennsylvania

Thomas Fitzsimons Pennsylvania

Jared Ingersoll Pennsylvania

James Wilson Pennsylvania

Gouverneur Morris Pennsylvania

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Could be as few as zero, depending on how the term "signed the constitution" is defined.

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39 people signed the Constitution

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