Lincolns Birthday 2016

Lincolns Birthday 2016

One of the pioneers of the United States, presidential throne was President Lincoln. Abraham Lincoln was born on Feb 12th 1809. Abraham Lincoln was the 16th president of United States and was a born leader, who led the nation successfully during the civil war. Abraham Lincoln played an eminent role in ending the war and bringing the slavery to a close. Abraham Lincoln was shot on April 15th 1865 and was the first president to be assassinated. Before his presidential elections, Abraham Lincoln was a lawyer at the Illinois legislative assembly. Abraham Lincoln was a republican, who was dynamic and led the party of his to the throne. Abraham Lincoln rendered his unwinding role in the abolishment of slavery and reserved a unique position to bring the Republican Party to the powers, Abraham Lincoln was an outspoken statesman, with brimming creativity and quality towards his diplomacy, and thus he was elected as the presidential candidate to be elected as the president of United States. Abraham Lincoln fought for human rights and secured a place in every American’s heart, some even proclaim him has a martyr of ideal human rights and national unity.

Abraham Lincoln was born in Kentucky for parents who originated from Virginia, Abraham Lincoln never possessed a well distinguished family tree, his mother died, when Lincoln was 10 and her family name was Hanks, his father moved from Kentucky to Indiana when Lincoln was 8. Relatively Indiana was a wild terrain with roaring beast and Lincoln survived his early years in a small wood. Gradually Abraham Lincoln learned to read, write and cipher.

During his early child hood Abraham Lincoln worked in a farm, where his duty was to slit rails and to take care of a nearby store. Despite his poor economic state, Abraham Lincoln somehow managed to gain knowledge and become the captain of the black hawk war. Abraham Lincoln chose a life partner for himself and both of them had a band of four sons. In 1858 Lincoln lost the election, but his fame spread far and near due to his debating skills, his reputation grew stronger and Abraham Lincoln was thereby elected as the nominee of the Republican Party. Then after, Abraham Lincoln sculpted the Republican Party as a powerful national organization. Abraham Lincoln contribution towards the civil war is still fondly remembered, Abraham Lincoln is stated has the most dedicated president, who served towards the declaration of peace, Abraham Lincoln once stated that, “we here highly resolve these dead, that they have never died in vain and with god this nation shall have a new birth of freedom and a government for the people, by the people and of the people, which shall never perish from existing on earth”, these he quoted in memory of the causalities of the civil war. Abraham Lincoln won his election in 1864, after his loss in the first in 1858. The war ended and the plan of peace was framed, he was a generous, flexible, pragmatic and motivating leader, who was loved by all.

Abraham Lincoln birthday is celebrated on Feb 12th as the Lincoln’s day, it is more pronounced in certain states with which Lincoln was directly linked, like Washington, Kentucky, Illinois and so on .It was insisted by a druggist called Julius Francis, to celebrate his birthday as a national event as Lincoln’s day, now on yield to his persuasion the day is held special by decorating with wreath and flowers at the Lincoln’s memorial in Washington. More remembrance about the nostalgia, Abraham Lincoln brought in thought of. Sometimes along with the birthday of President Washington the day is solemnized as the president’s day. Many states have declared the birthday of Abraham Lincoln as a holiday, to honor Washington and Lincoln and their love for the nation and the people of those states. It falls on the third Monday of February and is celebrated as the national federation day to honor Abraham Lincoln and is felicitate every year on an annual basis. President Abraham Lincoln was not only the most loved president of United States, but also was a lover of peace, harmony, human rights and national well being