FC: Abraham Lincoln was a man of many talents. He leaded our country to one of the toughest times, the civil war. He fought his way to the top without crushing anyone on the way.
1: Lincoln had two siblings, an older sister Sarah and a younger brother Thomas. Thomas died at birth. His parents, Thomas and Nancy, raised him to be a carpenter, like his father. Unlike his father, Abraham was very educated. | Family
2: Lincoln was elected into the Illinoise Legislature in 1832. In 1837, he stated his opinion as against slavery.
3: LIncoln won the presidential election in 1860 against John Breckinridge.
4: Lincoln was president during the civil war. He chose the right generals and helped the north win the war.
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7: Lincoln was assassinated on March 18, 1865. By John Wilkes Booth