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NAME: Abraham LincolnOCCUPATION: Civil Rights Activist, Lawyer,U.S. President, U.S. RepresentativeBIRTH DATE: February 12, 1809DEATH DATE: April 15, 1865DID YOU KNOW?: Lincoln was an accomplished wrestler: He was defeated only once in about 300 matches, and is enshrined in the Wrestling Hall of Fame.DID YOU KNOW?: Lincoln’s son, Robert Todd Lincoln, was saved from getting hit by a train by Edwin Booth, John Wilkes Booth’s brother.PLACE OF BIRTH: Hodgenville, KentuckyPLACE OF DEATH: Washington, D.C.FULL NAME: Abraham LincolnNICKNAME: Honest AbeNICKNAME: The Great EmancipatorBEST KNOWN FOR

 

Abraham Lincoln was the 16th president of the United States. He preserved the Union during the U.S. Civil War and brought about the emancipation of slaves.

Journey through the life of Abraham Lincoln, the 16th U.S. president, on Biography.com. Learn more about his roles in the Civil War and the Great Emancipation.

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NAME: Abraham LincolnOCCUPATION: Civil Rights Activist, Lawyer,U.S. President, U.S. RepresentativeBIRTH DATE: February 12, 1809DEATH DATE: April 15, 1865DID YOU KNOW?: Lincoln was an accomplished wrestler: He was defeated only once in about 300 matches, and is enshrined in the Wrestling Hall of Fame.DID YOU KNOW?: Lincoln’s son, Robert Todd Lincoln, was saved from getting hit by a train by Edwin Booth, John Wilkes Booth’s brother.PLACE OF BIRTH: Hodgenville, KentuckyPLACE OF DEATH: Washington, D.C.FULL NAME: Abraham LincolnNICKNAME: Honest AbeNICKNAME: The Great EmancipatorBEST KNOWN FOR

 

Abraham Lincoln was the 16th president of the United States. He preserved the Union during the U.S. Civil War and brought about the emancipation of slaves.

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