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Who is on the Nickel?

What president is on the Nickel?

Nickel Obverse

The current Nickel as of 2014 contains the face of President Thomas Jefferson. Jefferson served as the third President of the United States from 18011809. The obverse of the Jefferson Nickel, also known as the front, includes the words "In God We Trust". Jefferson was born in the year 1743, and helped draft the Declaration of Independence, a document that declared that America was Independent of England rule.

Here are a few of his more famous quotes:

Thomas Jefferson Quote #1 "I believe that banking institutions are more dangerous to our liberties than standing armies"

Thomas Jefferson Quote #2 "The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants."

Thomas Jefferson Quote #3 "I predict future happiness for Americans if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them."

Coin Values & Stats

All the Jefferson Nickels from 1938-2003 listed below.

If you want some stats on the mintage, numismatic values, and much more regarding a specific Jefferson Nickel choose a link below.


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