10 Uncommon Facts About The US Constitution
The U. S. Constitution And Fascinating Facts About It
The Constitution of the United States is only words— if you count the Amendments—and originally fit on just four large sheets of paper. But it packs a wallop. Not only is it the oldest written national constitution in the world, it's arguably the most influential in the world, too. The Constitution was drafted in Philadelphia in over the course of a humid summer. The windows of Independence Hall were shut to discourage eavesdroppers, and many delegates, who were mostly from out of town, wore and re-wore the same thick woolen garments day after day.
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