Click me

Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United States (1861-1865)

Abraham Lincoln 10 INTERESTING FACTS 3 4 He was the only president to have a patent: Lincoln invented a device to free steamboats that ran He practiced law without a degree. Lincoln had about 18 months of formal schooling. He was a big animal lover, but he wouldn't hunt or fish. If he were alive today, Lincoln would be running an animal shelter. O He really was a wrestler. Lincoln was documented as taking part in wrestling bouts. We don't think he wore a mask or had a manager. aground. 6. 8. Abraham Lincoln was the first American President to wear a beard! He didn't drink, smoke, or chew. Lincoln was a simple man of tastes, and he never drank in the White House. He didn't have a middle name. Lincoln went through his life with two Lincoln established Thanksgiving as a national holiday. names. 9. 10 He never belonged to an organized church. Lincoln read the Bible daily, but he never joined an organized church in his lifetime. Abraham Lincoln died on April 15, 1865, the day after being shot at Ford's Theatre in Washington, D.C. He was assassinated by John Wilkes O Rooth and was buried at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Illinois -THE INFOGRAPHIC BROUGHT TO YOU BY: HERALDING .com

Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United States (1861-1865)

shared by TheHeralding on Jun 11
The 16th American President, Abraham Lincoln, entered into office at one of the most tumultuous times in the country’s history. States had already decided to secede from the Union because of the sla...





Unknown. Add a source


Did you work on this visual? Claim credit!

Get a Quote

Embed Code

For hosted site:

Click the code to copy


Click the code to copy
Customize size