Posted on Friday, 31 December, 2010 | 24 comments| News tip by: Persia
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Details have emerged of an old UFO report presented by Thomas Jefferson before he was president.
The report itself was written by the naturalist William Dunbar and presented to the American Philosophical Society by Jefferson who was at the time its president ( and Vice President of the United States ). The incident occured in 1800.
"A phenomenon was seen to pass Baton Rouge on the night of the 5th April 1800, of which the following is the best description I have been able to obtain."