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Abraham lincoln is widely accepted as one of the united states' best presidents but while in office, many of the american people not only thought he was doing a horrible job but also considered him to be a complete fool it wasn't until his tragic assassination that he rose to the ubiquitous. Legend: abraham lincoln endured a steady stream of failure and defeat before becoming president of the united states. Abraham lincoln (february 12, 1809 - april 15, 1865) served as the 16th president of the united states from march 1861 until his assassination in april 1865 he successfully led the united states through its greatest internal crisis, the american civil war, preserving the union and ending slavery. Abraham lincoln biography in hindi | greatest president of america | civil war hero history war and supported zachary taylor for president in 1848 his criticism of the war made him unpopular.
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