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Abraham lincoln, a self-taught lawyer, legislator and vocal opponent of slavery, was elected 16th president of the united states in november 1860, shortly before the. Abraham lincoln (february 12, 1809 – april 15, 1865) was an american statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th president of the united states from march 1861. With the assassination of president abraham lincoln, andrew johnson became the 17th president of the united states (1865-1869), an old-fashioned southern jacksonian democrat of pronounced.