Abraham Lincoln Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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Abraham Lincoln

Last Updated: 04 Feb, 2023 | Views: 207

Age: 56

Profession: Lawyer

Other Profession(s): Politician

Famous For: 16th President of the United States

Abraham Lincoln Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
12 Feb, 1809 (56 Years 02 Months 3 Days)
Birth Country
United States
Birth State/Province
Kentucky
Birth District
Hodgenville
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Religion
Christianity
Nationalities
American
Died on
15 Apr, 1865
Cause of Death
Assassination

Abraham Lincoln Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):

Abraham Lincoln, a well-known president of the United States, was born in Kentucky. From March 1861 until his murder in April 1865, Abraham Lincoln served as the 16th President of the USA. He is regarded as one of Nation's largest heroes because of his leadership throughout the American Civil War and his efforts to abolish slavery. He had a meagre official education because he was raised in poverty, but he was a great reader and self-taught in a variety of areas.

Abraham Lincoln's Political Career:

As a Whig Party member who served in the state legislature of Illinois and for one term in the U.S. House of Representatives in the 1830s, Lincoln got his start in politics. 

Lincolnran unsuccessfully for a number of political seats, but he had a reputation as a persuasive speaker and a man of moral principles.

Lincoln debated Stephen Douglas in a series of speeches during their 1858 race for the U.S. Senate, known as the "Lincoln-Douglas Debates."

Lincoln rose to national fame thanks to these remarks, which also aided him in winning the Republican Party's candidature for President in 1860.

Lincoln easily won the 1860 presidential election, becoming the first Republican to hold the office. 

His victory sparked the Civil War to break out in 1861 and the secession of numerous southern states. 

Lincoln led the Union army as its commander-in-chief during the conflict, and with the ratification of the End Of slavery in 1863 and the 13th Amendment of the Constitution in 1865, he was able to maintain the Union and end slavery.

The Act Of 1862, which granted land to immigrants in the West, and the construction of the first railroad were two other major economic and social developments during Lincoln's presidency.

Abraham Lincoln's Contributions:

Lincoln is highly regarded as one of America's greatest presidents and his passing rocked the country.

The majority of people agree that Lincoln's greatest achievements were his leadership during the Civil War and his work to keep the Union together and abolish slavery.

Abraham Lincoln's Death:

On April 14, 1865, John Wilkes Booth shot and killed Abraham Lincoln at Washington, D.C.'s Ford's Theatre as he watched a play. 

Abraham Lincoln Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 193 cm
In Meters 1.93 m
In feet Inches 6'4"
Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 80 Kg
In Pounds 176 lbs
Eye Color
Hazel Gray
Hair Color
Dark Brown

Abraham Lincoln Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Thomas Lincoln
Mother's Name
Nancy Hanks Lincoln
Spouse
Mary Todd Lincoln
Brother(s)
Thomas Lincoln, Jr.
Sister(s)
Sarah Lincoln Grigsby
Son(s)
Robert Todd Lincoln, Edward Baker Lincoln, William Wallace Lincoln,Tad Lincoln
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