Abraham Lincoln

By: Heptzel Santos

Newspaper article

Abraham Lincoln was assassinated by a man by the name John Wilkes Booth. People say he was shot in the back of the head by John. John Booth was known as an actor and spy from Maryland. The assassination occurred in Ford’s Theatre in Washington, where he was watching Our American Cousin. This happened on April 14, 1965 and it was on a Good Friday. Once he was shot, he was taken to a boarding house which was across the theatre. They say that he was in a comatose state for more than 8 hours. Many Doctors wanted to help and a few examined Lincoln but it was too late and there was nothing they could do about it because the bullet was so deep in the president’s brain. The docs say that he died at around 7:22 A.M. the next morning, April 15, 1865  

Birth Anouncement:

on February 12, 1809 the 16th president was born in log cabin in Hardin County, Kentucky. father was Thomas Lincoln, which lincoln discribed as lazy. his Mother was Nancy Hanks Lincoln, but she died when abe was young from Milk Sickness. later on after that he has a Stepmother, Sarah Bush Johnston.