American Presidents

More about Abraham Lincoln

  • His son, Robert Todd Lincoln, was in the vicinity of the assassination of three presidents: Lincoln, Garfield, and McKinley.
  • Born in Kentucky, Mary Todd Lincoln received scorn from Southerners, who believed she was a traitor to her birth, and suspicion from Northerners who accused her of treason, throughout her husbandís tenure in the White House during the Civil War.
  • During his term, the population of the United States was 32 million.
  • "You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can't fool all of the people all of the time."

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