Abraham Lincoln

By: Emma Fuller

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A little about him

Birthday

Born: February 12, 1809 Hodgenville, Kentucky USA


Relationship status

Married to Mary Todd.

Career and Political Views

He was head of state, and he mainly focused on individual freedoms and liberties.


Interests/Hobby's and Religion

Abraham was interested in pets, athletics, and music. He was brought up buy a very religious family (baptist), but never officially joined a church.


Death

Abraham Lincoln was assassinated by John Wilkes Booth at Fords theater, April 14, 1865
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Fun Facts

  1. Did you know that Abraham grew a beard at the suggestion of an 11 year old girl?
  2. He was the first president to sport a beard. ^^
  3. Lincoln was an accomplished wrestler: He was defeated only once in about 300 matches, and is enshrined in the Wrestling Hall of Fame.

Friends Corner

The Wall

1. He is only president in American history to hold a patent.

2. He lost five separate elections before being elected president.

3. He risked his life while fulfilling his duties as commander-in-chief of the military.

4. He proclaimed all persons held as slaves in states of the rebellion “forever free", thus being the Emancipation Proclamation.

5. He campaigned against his former general.

6. He desired a forgiving Reconstruction.

Address and Phone Number

Address: Indiana 162, Lincoln City, IN 47552
Phone # : 227-242-6546