John Witherspoon is a comedian and actor who has had roles in several films and television shows. Witherspoon is best known for his role as Willie Jones inJohn Witherspoon is a comedian and actor who has had roles in several films and television shows. Witherspoon is best known for his role as Willie Jones in the Friday series, and has also starred in films such as Hollywood Shuffle and Boomerang. He is well-known for his catchphrase, “Bang! Bang! Bang! Bang!” Check out.. The post 8 Facts…
John Witherspoon - New Jersey: The American colonies were "not only ripe for the measure but in danger of rotting for the want of it." Those were John Witherspoon’s thoughts on the adoption of the Declaration of Independence expressed during a speech in Congress on July 2, 1776. The only active clergyman among the signers, Witherspoon had emigrated from Scotland to American in 1768 to accept the presidency of the College of New Jersey (later Princeton University).
Peale, Charles Willson, John Witherspoon (1723-1794), and a Founding Father of the United States.Witherspoon embraced the concepts of Scottish Common Sense Realism, and while president of the College of New Jersey (1768–94; now Princeton University), became an influential figure in the development of the United States' national character. Politically active, Witherspoon was delegate from New Jersey to the Second Continental Congress and a signatory to the July 4, 1776, Declaration of Indep
“I entreat you in the most earnest manner to believe in Jesus Christ, for there is no salvation in any other [Acts 4:12]. . . . [I]f you are not reconciled to God through Jesus Christ, if you are not clothed with the spotless robe of His righteousness, you must forever perish.” – John Witherspoon, The Works of John Witherspoon, signer of the Declaration of Independence and first president of Princeton University
John Knox Witherspoon, Signer of the Declaration of Independence and Author of a Colonial Blockbuster