Andrew Johnson is the man who became president of the US when Abraham Lincoln died. Lincoln was assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
No, Lincoln was the 16th US President.
Before Lincoln was elected president, he was a manual laborer, a shopkeeper, a whiskey seller, a lawyer, a member of Congress, an Illinois state legislator, and a member of the United States House of Representatives.Before Abraham Lincoln became the US President his background can be summarized by these facts about his life:* Lincoln was a partner in an Illinois law practice with another lawyer;* Lincoln was the only US President to be granted a patent. This was long before he became president;* Lincoln served in the House of Representatives for one term from 1847 to 1849; and* Lincoln became famous because of his debates with Senator Stephen A. Douglas in 1858 for the senatorial election in Illinois.
Andrew Johnson was the US President after Abraham Lincoln.Andrew Johnson was the 17th President of the United States from April 15, 1865 to March 4, 1869. The vice president for Lincoln's second term, Andrew Johnson replaced Hannibal Hamlin as Vice President and became president after Lincoln was assassinated, sworn in three hours after Lincoln died in 1865. Andrew Johnson was the governor of Tennessee and one of the few Southern Senators to stay loyal to the Union during the Civil War. Johnson was elected to be Lincoln's running-mate for the 1864 election.
Abraham Lincoln was 51 years old when he was first elected President of the US, in November of 1860. He was 52 when he took office for his first term.He was 51 years old when he was first elected President of the US, in November of 1860; and 52 when he took office, for his first term.
No Abraham Lincoln was the 16th president of the United States
Andrew Johnson succeeded President Lincoln after he was assassinated.Andrew Johnson became president after Lincoln death. He was the vice president and took over when Lincoln diedAndrew Johnson became the US president. He was a politician from the state of Tennessee.Vice President Andrew Johnson became President, after President Lincoln was assassinated.Andrew JohnsonAndrew Johnson became the 17th US President.
He was the VP under Lincoln during the civil war. He became president when Lincoln died and before that was in the Senate.
Abraham Lincoln became the president on that day.
Abraham Lincoln was a lawyer who became a state legislator, then a Congressman before he became President.
He was the president of the US...
Vice-President Andrew Johnson
Abraham Lincoln became the 16th US president when he took office on March 4,1861.
Because President Abraham Lincoln outlawed it when he became president!