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Abraham lincoln (february 12, 1809 – april 15, 1865) was an american statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th president of the united states from march 1861 until his assassination in april 1865.
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 lincoln warned the south in his inaugural address: “in your hands, my dissatisfied fellow countrymen, and not in mine, is the momentous issue of civil war. Abraham lincoln (february 12, 1809 – april 15, 1865) was an american statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th president of the united states from march 1861 until his assassination in april 1865 lincoln led the united states through the american civil war—its bloodiest war and perhaps its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis.
Lincoln, abraham (12 february 1809–15 april 1865), sixteenth president of the united states, was born in hardin county, kentucky, the son of thomas lincoln and nancy hanks, farmers thomas lincoln had come to kentucky from virginia with his father abraham in 1782.
Abraham lincoln, a self-taught lawyer, legislator and vocal opponent of slavery, was elected 16th president of the united states in november 1860, shortly before the outbreak of the civil war.
Abraham lincoln 16th president of the us from march 1861 until his assassination in 1865 everything you need to know including offices held, birth, death.
President of the united states additionally, one former president, john tyler , served in the government of the confederate states during the american civil war tyler served in the provisional confederate congress from 1861 to 1862. Events and accomplishments of abraham lincoln's presidency the main event of lincoln's presidency was the civil war that lasted from 1861-65 eleven states seceded from the union , and lincoln firmly believed in the importance of not only defeating the confederation but eventually reuniting north and south.
Abraham lincoln, byname honest abe, the rail-splitter, or the great emancipator, (born february 12, 1809, near hodgenville, kentucky, us—died april 15, 1865, washington, dc), 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. Abraham lincoln (february 12, 1809 to april 15, 1865) was the 16th president of the united states and is regarded as one of america's greatest heroes due to his role as savior of the union and emancipator of the slaves.