Abraham Lincoln

Honest Abe

  • February 12, 1809: Birth of Abraham Lincoln in Nolin Creek, Kentucky
  • March 1830 : First political speech from Abraham improving navigation on the Sangamon River.
  • March 1832: Abe becomes candidate for Illinois General Assembly.
  • August 1834: Lincoln is elected to the Illinois General Assembly and meet Ann Rutledge.
  • November 4 1842: Marries Mary Todd.
  • December 1844: Sets up his own law practice.
  • August 3 1846: Elected House of Representatives.
  • March 6, 1860: Speak on slavery in New Haven, Connecticut
  • November 6, 1860: Elected 16th President
  • January 1, 1863: Abe issued The emancipation Proclamation
  • November 19,1863: Gettysburg Speech
  • April 15, 1865: Abraham Lincoln death
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