Abraham Lincoln

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Noun1.Abraham Lincoln - 16th President of the United StatesAbraham Lincoln - 16th President of the United States; saved the Union during the American Civil War and emancipated the slaves; was assassinated by Booth (1809-1865)
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Lincoln was elected the 16th president of the United States in November 1860 and took office the following March.
1809: Abraham Lincoln, 16th president of the United States, was born in Kentucky.
1809: Abraham Lincoln (below), 16th president of the United States, was born in Kentucky.
Who: The 16th president of the United States, as interpreted by Steve Holgate, 62, of Portland
LINCOLN Sky Movies Premiere, 8pm Steven Spielberg's biopic of the 16th president of the United States.
Lincoln artfully tears a page from history to immortalise the efforts of the 16th president of the United States to abolish slavery during a period of deep division.
The spectacularly uncharismatic Benjamin Walker stars as the future 16th President of the United States who, desperate to avenge the death of his mother at the hands of Rufus Sewell's bloodsucker, teams up with a professional vampire slayer (played by Dominic Cooper).
Booth killed the 16th President of the United States on April 14, 1865, just days after the surrender of Confederate General Robert E Lee, as the American Civil war approached its end.
This pocket-sized reference takes travelers to 38 Michigan sites that have a connection to the 16th president of the United States, ranging from the park where Abraham Lincoln once campaigned to some of the best Lincoln statuary in the nation.