Abraham Lincoln

( 1809 - 1865 )

Childhood

Abraham Lincoln was born February 12, 1809 in Hodgenville, Kentucky. He had a happy childhood. Lincoln grew up on the western frontier in Kentucky and Indiana

Growing Up

Lincoln was a super smart kid. He was good at things that had to do with school and brain smarts. He even learned how to make his dog how to speak as in talk. And guess what he even educated himself his whole life.

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The Election

Leading to all of his smarts Lincoln he was elected the 16th president the U.S.A. As president Lincoln had to attend a series of highly publicized debates about equal rights for slaves which are black people and how white people should have the same type of labor as in work, and he won! He freed all of the slaves!

The Sudden Death

Lincoln was assassinated by the actor John Wilkes Booth. When Wilkes Booth entered the presidential box at Ford’s theatre in Washington D.C. When Abraham Lincoln was shot with a pistol he got paralyzed. Wilkes got away by escaping through the back door. Lincoln was carried across the street to Petersen's Boarding House where he died the next morning.

After His Death

After Abraham Lincoln’s death people super sad because he was a very good president and he didn't even finished his 4 year presidential term. But everyone has their own opinion about things including presidents.

Sources

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