Did Everyone Cry at the Assassination of President Lincoln?

Read and Analyze: Timeline of Lincoln's Assassination

What events led up to Lincoln's assassination? What happened afterward? As you read, ask yourself, "Why is this event important? Does this event look like it’s related to/ result of another event on the timeline?" Click on the arrow at the right to move the timeline forward.

November 6, 1860 CE
December 20, 1860 CE
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July 30, 1863 CE
August 9, 1864 CE
January 31, 1865 CE
March 4, 1865 CE
March 17, 1865 CE
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May 4, 1865 CE
July 7, 1865 CE