History's HEROES? Dated 1809 - 1865

Abraham Lincoln

Created by

Samuel Holman

Location

Kentucky
Abraham Lincoln was born in Hodgenville, Kentucky.

Achievements

    Characteristics

    • A good and strong leader
    • Visionary (has far reaching ideas)
    • Wise
    • Kind and compassionate

    Quotations

    "Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves" - Abraham Lincoln

    The man who freed slaves in U.S.A

    Abraham Lincoln was born in Kentucky in 1809. He became the 16th president and helped get rid of slavery in the United States.

    During the civil war, President Abraham Lincoln helped end slavery of African Americans. He was heroic because he stood up for others that were being treated unfairly. He outwitted his rivals and enemies and brought the United States of America together during a tough time. His brilliance and heroism helped end the civil war and create a better future for our country.

    Life in Abraham Lincoln's world

    During Abraham Lincoln's time, the civil war was going on between the north and south sections of America. The south wanted slaves to be legal but the north wanted slaves to have their own freedom. Abraham was one of the people who wanted the slaves to be free. He made it his priority to free them and eventually did. He ended up dying for what he thought was right.

    Was Abraham Lincoln a Hero?

    Things you might not know about Abraham Lincoln

    Everybody thinks he was born in Illinois but he was actually born in Kentucky.
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