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What happened after Lincoln's death?
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Correspondingly, what happened after Lincoln's assassination?
The Assassination of President Lincoln. Shortly after 10 p.m. on April 14, 1865, actor John Wilkes Booth entered the presidential box at Ford's Theatre in Washington D.C., and fatally shot President Abraham Lincoln. As Lincoln slumped forward in his seat, Booth leapt onto the stage and escaped through the back door.
Subsequently, question is, who succeeded Lincoln after he was shot? Andrew Johnson
Furthermore, how did President Lincoln Die?
Did Abraham Lincoln die instantly?
President Lincoln dies. At 7:22 a.m., Abraham Lincoln, the 16th president of the United States, dies from a bullet wound inflicted the night before by John Wilkes Booth, an actor and Confederate sympathizer.