Abraham Lincoln

By: Julissa Barajas

About

  • born February 12th, 1809
  • married Mary Todd Lincoln in 1842 and had 4 children
  • assassinated in April 1865 by John Wilkes Booth
  • known as one of the greatest American Presidents

Quotes/Statistics

"And in the end it is not the years in your life that count, it's the life in your years"


"Whatever you are, be a good one."


  • he towered over everyone else at 6ft. 4in. tall
  • Lincoln only had 18 months of formal schooling

Influential

He served as the 16th U.S. president, preserved

the Union during the U.S. Civil War and brought about

the emancipation of slaves.