- See Jefferson for other articles with titles that contain, either by relationship or by coincidence, this character's surname.
Years after his service to the United States, Jefferson's name was still revered and memorable by the 23rd century. When James T. Kirk discovered that a Rey individual was named "Tom", he asked if it was after Tom Sawyer or Tom Jefferson, knowing the Rey to have developed a fascination for Human culture. Around the same time, Kirk's USS Enterprise participated in a starship race course alongside a museum ship named Thomas Jefferson. (TOS novel: The Great Starship Race)
The Mount Rushmore National Memorial park located on Earth in South Dakota bears the likenesses of five of America's most memorable Presidents, including Jefferson, carved out of the granite in the mountain. (TOS novelization: Star Trek V: The Final Frontier)
The USS Yamato had a dedication plaque bearing a motto attributed to Jefferson: "I have sworn eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man". (ST reference: Star Trek Encyclopedia)
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|George Washington (1st) • Thomas Jefferson (3rd) • Abraham Lincoln (16th) • Ulysses S. Grant (18th) • Theodore Roosevelt (26th) • Woodrow Wilson (28th) • Franklin D. Roosevelt (32nd) • Harry S. Truman (33rd) • Dwight D. Eisenhower (34th) • John F. Kennedy (35th) • Lyndon B. Johnson (36th) • Richard Nixon (37th) • Jimmy Carter (39th) • Ronald Reagan (40th) • George H. W. Bush (41st) • Bill Clinton (42nd) • George W. Bush (43rd) • Anton York (45th) • Sarah Susan Eckert • Mendoza • unnamed 23rd century President • unnamed 24th century President|