FC: Abe Lincoln By:Luke Bransom
1: Abraham Lincoln was famous because he was our 16th president, saved four million slaves, and was a hard worker.
2: Abraham's early years began with his birth in 1809. He was born in Hodgenville, Kentucky. Abe was their second child, he had a sister named Sarah. | He lived in a cabin with one big room made of dirt. Their cabin was on a farm and most days he worked until dark.
3: Abraham became a lawyer in his middle years. He also tried to get elected for president, but lost the election. | Later he became a representative. Following his years as a representative, he decided to run for President again and this time won.
4: During Abraham Lincoln's presidency, he saved over four million slaves by outlawing slavery. He was awarded several gold medals as a result of his accomplishments.
5: Also, he was part of the Civil War between the North and the South, which resulted in slavery being abolished.
6: I found that Abraham Lincoln was inspiring to many people around the world. This was proven by his effortless determination. His work ethic was equivalent to three men combined. Lastly, he was so determined to finish what he was doing that he never gave up, even if it was almost impossible to complete what he was working on.
7: Works Cited: http://www.google.com Gross, R.B. (1973). True Facts about Abraham Lincoln.