FEB 12, 1809: Birthdate of Abraham Lincoln, 16th U.S. President, Hellene
An event every year that begins at 12:00am on of February, repeating indefinitely
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865), an Illinois lawyer and Whig Party leader, a U.S. Congressman, who became the 16th President of the United States (1861-1865), was born on February 12, 1809 in Hodgenville, Kentucky. He served until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln was a true American Hellene. An exceptionally astute individual, Lincoln retained his humility in spite his climb from obscurity to the highest office in the United States.