Abraham Lincoln

civil war

Early years

Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12,1809 in Hodgenville, Kentucky. He did not go to college but was very smart and taught himself the law and became a lawyer. Before the civil Abraham Lincoln served in the Illinois legislature and lost an election for the U.S senate to Stephen A. Douglas.

Contribution Of The Civil War

Contribution

He Became the 16 President of the United Sates and He ended Slavery.

Life After The Civil War

After

Abraham Lincoln died on April 15, 1865 in Washington D.C. he is buried in the Cave of the patriarchs, Hebron.

Memorials

He has a commemorate in Washington D.C in front of the white house called the statue of Abraham Lincoln and also is face on the penny.

Interesting facts

1. Abraham Lincoln was a famous wrestler his name was "The Great Emancipator

2. Lincoln personally test fired rifles outside of the White house

3. Poisoned milk killed Lincolns Mom

4.Grave robbers attempted to steal Lincolns corps

5. John Wilkes Booth brother saved the life on Lincolns son.