Abraham Lincoln is one of the most famous American presidents. He is the 16th president of the USA. He is the national hero of the American people.
The Beginning of the Life of Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln was born in Hodgenville, state Kentucky, 12th of February Lincoln family lived poorly They constantly moved to other states. They lived in Kentucky until Then lived in Indiana for 14 years.
Political career Abraham studied for a lawyer. He was elected to the House of Representatives in Lincoln elected to Congress in 1847 Fought against slavery Was a presidential candidate from the Republican Party in He became President of the United States in 1860.
To the post of President Lincoln defeated the insurgent states of the south He freed the slaves. He built the Transcontinental Railway With him, the Homestead Act was adopted. Farmers could get land in the West for free Developed infrastructure and banking sector
John Booth killed Abraham Lincoln at the Ford Theater on April 9, 1865