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1861
   President of the United States was   
Abraham Lincoln
Shown on 5 dollar note. Was assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
John Wilkes Booth
   assassinated   
Abraham Lincoln
Booth was shot fatally in the neck by a Union soldier acting against orders on April 28th, 1865.
Abraham Lincoln
   was the   
Tallest President
6 feet 4 inches
Abraham Lincoln
   First Lady was   
Mary Todd
Eventually outlived 3 of her 4 sons, and her husband. Only son Robert survived to have children.
Abraham Lincoln
   is/was the   
U.S. President
1861
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"Force is All-conquering, but Its Victories Are Short-lived"
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"My Father Taught Me to Work; He Did Not Teach Me to Love It"
Abraham Lincoln
   had the nickname   
Honest Abe
Abraham Lincoln
   had the nickname   
The Great Emancipator
Abraham Lincoln
   had the nickname   
The Liberator
Abraham Lincoln
   had the nickname   
The Rail-Splitter
A former job
Abraham Lincoln
   had the nickname   
The Sage of Springfield
Abraham Lincoln
   had the nickname   
The Abolition Emperor
Abraham Lincoln
   had the nickname   
King Linkum the First
Abraham Lincoln
   had the nickname   
The Uncommon Friend of the Common Man
Abraham Lincoln
   had the nickname   
The Illinois Ape
A reference to his rough-hewn looks
Abraham Lincoln
   had the nickname   
The Slave Hound from Illinois
Abraham Lincoln
   had the nickname   
Father Abraham
Abraham Lincoln
   had the nickname   
Uncle Abe
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"You Can Fool Some of the People All of the Time, and All of the People Some of the Time, but You Can Not Fool All of the People All of the Time"
16th United States President
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"It is Not Best to Swap Horses While Crossing the River"
16th United States President
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"Truth is Generally the Best Vindication Against Slander"
16th United States President
Abraham Lincoln
   was born in   
Hodgenville, U.S.A.
Kentucky. February 12, 1809. 16th President of the U.S.A.
Woody Allen, Buzz Aldrin, Diane Arbus, Ernest Hemingway, Abraham Lincoln
   are all   
People Suffering From Clinical Depression
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"Tact is the Ability to Describe Others As They See Themselves"
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"Always Bear in Mind That Your Own Resolution to Succeed is More Important Than Any One Thing."
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"Better to Remain Silent and Be Thought a Fool Than to Speak out and Remove All Doubt."
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"I Am a Firm Believer in the People. If Given the Truth, They Can Be Depended Upon to Meet Any National Crises."
The great point is to bring them the real facts.
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"Nearly All Men Can Stand Adversity, but if You Want to Test a Man's Character, Give Him Power."
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"If I Were Two-faced, Would I Be Wearing This One?"
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"If You Would Win a Man to Your Cause, First Convince Him That You Are His Sincere Friend."
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"It Has Been My Experience That Folks Who Have No Vices Have Very Few Virtues."
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"It is Difficult to Make a Man Miserable While He Feels Worthy of Himself and Claims Kindred to the Great God Who Made Him."
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"Most Folks Are About As Happy As They Make up Their Minds to Be."
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"No Man Has a Good Enough Memory to Make a Successful Liar."
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"No Man is Good Enough to Govern Another Man Without That Other's Consent."
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"That Some Should Be Rich, Shows That Others May Become Rich, And, Hence, is Just Encouragement to Industry and Enterprise."
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"Whatever You Are, Be a Good One."
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"The Probability That We May Fail in the Struggle Ought Not to Deter Us from the Support of a Cause We Believe to Be Just."
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"When You Have Got an Elephant by the Hind Leg, and He is Trying to Run Away, It's Best to Let Him Run."
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"Whenever I Hear Anyone Arguing for Slavery, I Feel a Strong Impulse to See It Tried on Him Personally."
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"You Cannot Escape the Responsibility of Tomorrow by Evading It Today."
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"When I Do Good, I Feel Good; when I Do Bad, I Feel Bad, and That is My Religion."
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"Character is Like a Tree and Reputation Like It's Shadow."
The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
Daniel Chester French
   created the sculpture   
Abraham Lincoln at the Lincoln Memorial, 1922
Abraham Lincoln
   said   
"As President, I Have No Eyes but Constitutional Eyes; I Cannot See You"
16th United States President
Samuel Freeman Miller
   was appointed by   
Abraham Lincoln
1862-1890
Abraham Lincoln
   is   

16th US President, 1861-1865
March 4, 1861
   the oath was recited by   
Abraham Lincoln
East Portico, U.S. Capitol by Roger B. Taney, Chief Justice of Supreme Court
March 4, 1865
   the oath was recited by   
Abraham Lincoln
East Portico, U.S. Capitol by Salmon P. Chase, Chief Justice of Supreme Court






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