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This article is about the American president. For other uses, see Abraham Lincoln (disambiguation).
An iconic black and white photograph of a bearded Abraham Lincoln showing his head and shoulders.
Lincoln in 1863 at the age of 54
16th President of the United States
March 4, 1861 – April 15, 1865
Hannibal Hamlin (1861–1865)
Andrew Johnson (1865)
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Illinois's 7th district
March 4, 1847 – March 4, 1849
Member of the Illinois House of Representatives
February 12, 1809
Hodgenville, Kentucky, U.S.
April 15, 1865 (aged 56)
Washington D.C., U.S.
Lincoln Tomb, Oak Ridge Cemetery
Springfield, Illinois, U.S.
National Union (1864–1865)
Robert Todd Lincoln
Edward Baker Lincoln
William Wallace "Willie" Lincoln
Thomas "Tad" Lincoln III
See: Abraham Lincoln and religion
Cursive signature in ink
Years of service
(April 21, 1832 – July 10, 1832)
(April 21, 1832 – May 27, 1832)
(May 28, 1832 – July 10, 1832)
OBS:. Discharged from his command and re-enlisted as a Private.
Black Hawk War
Abraham Lincoln Listeni/ˈeɪbrəhæm ˈlɪŋkən/ (February 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865) was the 16th President of the United States, serving from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln led the United States...