Abraham Lincoln Biographies

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Abraham Lincoln, the 16th president of the Amalgamated States, was born on February 12, 1809 and died at the age of 56 on the 4th day of March 1861. Lincoln was the president of the Cumulated States for four years from 1861 to 1865. Lincoln was born in Hardin County in the state of Kentucky in a minute cabin that only had one room. His parents, Thomas Lincoln and Nancy Hanks were farmers who had an immensely colossal track of land that quantified 348 acres on which their cabin was situated. His parents were uneducated, however. Lincoln’s political vocation commenced in 1832 when he engendered a political campaign for a political party kenned as the Whig Party. This party was predicated on efforts that sought to ameliorate navigation on the…show more content…
On the 6th day of November 1860, Lincoln postulated the highest office in the US when he was elected to the office of the president of the land. It was during Lincoln’s presidency that the Civil War commenced. This war commenced in the year 1861 and ended up consuming a sizably voluminous portion of Lincoln’s time as the president of America. Biographies of Lincoln report that Lincoln often found himself very frustrated by the events that were taking place in the war. The war eventually ended on the 9th day of April 1865 when Robert Lee decided to surrender in Virginia. The 14th day of April, 1865 is a popular day in Lincoln’s presidency because this is the day when, inside the Ford’s theater, Lincoln had gone to optically canvass a play without his bodyguard who ostensibly had cognizance of the president’s orchestrated assassination. It was while Lincoln visually examined the most comical part of the play, while seated on the balcony, that he was shot point blank in the head by John Wilkes Booth who had hoped that the noise from the cheers and cachinnation would swallow up the noise of the gunshot. Booth was captured, however, and the president passed away a few hours
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