Abraham Lincoln: 150 Years After His Assassination by John Wilkes Booth

Abraham Lincoln: 150 Years After His Assassination by John Wilkes Booth

Abraham Lincoln was assassinated at Ford’s Theatre in Washington, D.C. on Apr. 14, 1865. This week marked the 150th Anniversary of the 16th President of the United States’ untimely death. His assailant, John Wilkes Booth, was a well-known American stage actor and member of the prominent 19th Century Booth family from Maryland, who made their name in the […]

Lincoln Still Revered

Lincoln Still Revered

One hundred and fifty years ago today, America lost its innocence. The country had weathered several wars, including the just concluded bloody Civil War. But, the country was rocked to the core and still had to prove its resilience on April 15, 1865, the day when revered (and reviled by many) President Abraham Lincoln died […]

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