Abraham Lincoln

Biography

Accomplishments

  • He was the President of America.
  • He issued the Emancipation Proclamation.
  • Elected Illinois State Legislature.

Facts

  • He could read before his dad could.
  • He fell into depression.
  • He was very smart.
  • He was the 16th president.

Quotes

  • Whatever you are, be a good one.
  • Nearly all men can bear adversity, But if you want to test a man's character, give him power.

Theme

Never give up no matter what happens in life

Childhood

Abe moved a lot when he was a kid. He was a very smart kid. But his childhood was very rough. His mother died when he was only nine. In his 20's he enlisted in the Black Hawk War. He was elected to lead the soldiers. He had very many jobs in his early years.He was not successful at everything. He even lost some of his court cases.

Conflict

When he was a kid he moved a lot. He fought in a war in his 20's. And while he was a president he had a lot of problems. He had to make choices about war. He was president while one of the bloodies wars was going on. He had to teach himself a lot of things. And fell into depression while president

Birthdate

Abe was born on February 12, 1809. He had a very hard life while a kid. He had to just keep pushing and fighting, and it paid off.