Shortly after 10:15 on the night of April 14, 1865, President Abraham Lincoln was shot and mortally wounded by John Wilkes Booth. Try our trivia questions to see how much you know.

Shortly after 10:15 on the night of April 14, 1865, President Abraham Lincoln was shot and mortally wounded by John Wilkes Booth. Try our trivia questions to see how much you know.

On November 19, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln delivered his so-called Gettysburg Address. Try your luck with the trivia questions we've put together.

On November 19, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln delivered his so-called Gettysburg Address. Try your luck with the trivia questions we've put together.

This day 1865, John Wilkes Booth, actor & Confederate sympathizer, fatally shot President Abraham Lincoln at a play at Ford’s Theater in Washington, D.C. At 10:15, Booth slipped into box & fired .44-caliber single-shot derringer pistol into  back of Lincoln’s head. Stabbing army officer, Booth leapt onto stage & shouted, “Sic semper tyrannis!” (“Thus ever to tyrants!”~Virginia state motto). Phrase meant to signify tyrants tyrants will be overthrown & removed from power.

This day 1865, John Wilkes Booth, actor & Confederate sympathizer, fatally shot President Abraham Lincoln at a play at Ford’s Theater in Washington, D.C. At 10:15, Booth slipped into box & fired .44-caliber single-shot derringer pistol into back of Lincoln’s head. Stabbing army officer, Booth leapt onto stage & shouted, “Sic semper tyrannis!” (“Thus ever to tyrants!”~Virginia state motto). Phrase meant to signify tyrants tyrants will be overthrown & removed from power.

A closeup of a photo taken at Abraham Lincoln's second Inauguration (March 4, 1865). Amongst the on-lookers was John Wilkes Booth, the man who would kill Lincoln just over one month later. Each man is circled.

A closeup of a photo taken at Abraham Lincoln's second Inauguration (March 4, 1865). Amongst the on-lookers was John Wilkes Booth, the man who would kill Lincoln just over one month later. Each man is circled.

4 Birthday Questions About President Andrew Johnson

4 Birthday Questions About President Andrew Johnson

On January 20, 1981, Ronald Wilson Reagan, less than three weeks shy of his 70th birthday, became the oldest American to be inaugurated as president. To celebrate the anniversary of Reagan's first inauguration as president, we've put together some trivia questions; try your luck with them to see how much you know about America's 40th president

On January 20, 1981, Ronald Wilson Reagan, less than three weeks shy of his 70th birthday, became the oldest American to be inaugurated as president. To celebrate the anniversary of Reagan's first inauguration as president, we've put together some trivia questions; try your luck with them to see how much you know about America's 40th president

On May 13, 1981,Pope John Paul II was shot and seriously wounded as the pontiff rode through St. Peter's Square in an open car. To mark the anniversary of this attempted assassination, try your luck with our trivia questions to see how much you know about this tragic event...

On May 13, 1981,Pope John Paul II was shot and seriously wounded as the pontiff rode through St. Peter's Square in an open car. To mark the anniversary of this attempted assassination, try your luck with our trivia questions to see how much you know about this tragic event...

On April 12, 1945, President Franklin D. Roosevelt suffered a stroke and died while on vacation in Warm Springs, Georgia. To mark the anniversary of this somber event, try your luck with our trivia qu ...

On April 12, 1945, President Franklin D. Roosevelt suffered a stroke and died while on vacation in Warm Springs, Georgia. To mark the anniversary of this somber event, try your luck with our trivia qu ...

Seven score & eleven years have passed since Good Friday 1865, when President Abraham Lincoln was shot while attending a play at Ford's Theatre. In time of mourning, a large number of Christians, especially in the North, had some type of recognition to the Good Friday connection. Lincoln became  first of four sitting American president to be assassinated: Abraham Lincoln (16th President), James A. Garfield (20th President), William McKinley (25th President) and John F. Kennedy (35th…

Seven score & eleven years have passed since Good Friday 1865, when President Abraham Lincoln was shot while attending a play at Ford's Theatre. In time of mourning, a large number of Christians, especially in the North, had some type of recognition to the Good Friday connection. Lincoln became first of four sitting American president to be assassinated: Abraham Lincoln (16th President), James A. Garfield (20th President), William McKinley (25th President) and John F. Kennedy (35th…

On November 2nd, 1976, Jimmy Carter was elected president of the United States. Today we invite you to honor this anniversary by answering a few President Carter trivia questions.

On November 2nd, 1976, Jimmy Carter was elected president of the United States. Today we invite you to honor this anniversary by answering a few President Carter trivia questions.

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