Abraham Lincoln

By: William Storie, Roberto Rohas period 3

Background info

Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12, 1809 and died on April 15, 1865. He was the child of 2 and is a descendant of Samuel Lincoln who migrated from Norfolk, England. Lincoln was a very smart child and rarely got into trouble.

What He Accomplished/What He Is Known For

Abraham Lincoln was famous because of the Gettysburg Address, Abolishing slavery, And being one of the most revolutionary presidents from United States history. He is also only 1 of 4 presidents to be assassinated. The Gettysburg Address was a speech he delivered at a cemetery in Gettysburg, Philadelphia. He talked about the soldiers we lost but the great victory we had made.
Abraham Lincoln's Movie - The Gettysburg Address - Speech