John Wilkes Booth

Assasination

John Wilkes Booth

John Wilkes Booth (May 10, 1838 – April 26, 1865) was an American stage actor who assassinatedPresident Abraham Lincoln at Ford's Theater, in Washington D.C on April 14, 1865.He was also a Confederate sympathizer, vehement in his denunciation of Lincoln, and strongly opposed the abolition of slavery in the United States
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