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abraham lincoln biography biography - abraham lincoln was born to thomas lincoln and nancy hanks lincoln thomas was a strong and determined pioneer who found a moderate level of prosperity and was well respected in the community, abraham lincoln the white house - abraham lincoln became the united states 16th president in 1861 issuing the emancipation proclamation that declared forever free those slaves within the confederacy in 1863, abraham lincoln biography facts history childhood - abraham lincoln byname honest abe the rail splitter or the great emancipator born february 12 1809 near hodgenville kentucky u s died april 15 1865 washington d c 16th president of the united states 1861 65 who preserved the union during the american civil war and brought about the emancipation of the slaves, president abraham lincoln biography thoughtco - abraham lincoln was born in hardin county kentucky on february 12 1809 he moved to indiana in 1816 and lived there the rest of his youth his mother died when he was nine but he was very close to his stepmother who urged him to read lincoln himself stated that he had about one year of formal education, abraham lincoln s assassination history - on the evening of april 14 1865 john wilkes booth a famous actor and confederate sympathizer assassinated president abraham lincoln at ford s theatre in washington d c, assassination of abraham lincoln wikipedia - lincoln s older son robert todd lincoln arrived sometime after midnight but twelve year old tad lincoln was kept away secretary of the navy gideon welles and secretary of war edwin m stanton arrived, the accomplishments of president abraham lincoln - abraham lincoln gave a series of great speeches before and during his presidency including the house divided speech the cooper union address the first inaugural address the gettysburg address and the second inaugural address