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Assassination of Abraham Lincoln - Wikipedia


United States President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated by John Wilkes Booth on Good Friday, April 14, 1865, while attending the play Our American Cousin ...

Abraham Lincoln's Assassination - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com


Find out more about the history of Abraham Lincoln's Assassination, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts  ...

Lincoln Papers: Lincoln Assassination: Introduction


On the evening of April 14, 1865, while attending a special performance of the comedy, "Our American Cousin," President Abraham Lincoln was shot.

The Death of President Lincoln, 1865 - EyeWitness to History


EyeWitness account of the death of Abraham Lincoln.

Abraham Lincoln: Death of the President—Miller Center


On April 3, 1865, Abraham Lincoln entered Richmond, Virginia, the Confederate capital. Only hours before, President Jefferson Davis had fled. As Lincoln ...

10 interesting facts about Abraham Lincoln's assassination


Apr 14, 2016 ... It was 151 years ago tonight the President Abraham Lincoln was shot while watching a play at Ford's Theater. Lincoln died the next morning, ...

Abraham Lincoln Assassination | HistoryNet


Abraham Lincoln Assassination summary: Abraham Lincoln, 16th president of the United States, was the first American president to be assassinated. He was ...

April 14-15, 1865: The tragic final hours of Abraham Lincoln | PBS ...


Apr 14, 2015 ... Painting of the death of President Abraham Lincoln, circa 1865. Photo by Fotosearch/Getty Images. President Abraham Lincoln's assassination ...

The Co-Conspirators . The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln ... - PBS


Biographies of the co-conspirators for the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. John Wilkes Booth, David Herold, George Azterodt, Lewis Powell, Mary Surratt, ...

Timeline . The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln . American ... - PBS


A timeline of the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, from the AMERICAN EXPERIENCE documentary.

Abraham Lincoln was assassinated on April 15, 1865 at the age of 56 in Washington, D.C..
Abraham Lincoln was the president of the United States from 1861 until his shocking assassination in 1865. The colorful stories about Abe Lincoln's life really are true: He was born in a log cabin and grew up on the American frontier, educated himse... More>>
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President Lincoln dies - Apr 15, 1865 - HISTORY.com


An hour after dawn the next morning, Abraham Lincoln died, becoming the first president to be assassinated. His body was taken to the White House, where it ...

The Assassination of President Lincoln


The assassination of President Lincoln: at Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C., April ... Theatre in Washington D.C., and fatally shot President Abraham Lincoln.

Abraham Lincolns assassination: 5 facts you may not know - CBS ...


Apr 14, 2015 ... From the moment Abraham Lincoln was elected president of the United States on November 6, 1860, he was no stranger to death threats.