Abraham Lincoln
#14 Overall Influence

Abraham Lincoln

16th president of the United States

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Why is this person notable and influential?

Abraham Lincoln was an American statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th president of the United States . Lincoln led the nation through its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis in the American Civil War. He preserved the Union, abolished slavery, strengthened the federal government, and modernized the U.S. economy.

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Notable Works

What contributions to academia has this person made?
  • Abraham Lincoln's Lost Speech, May 29, 1856
  • Address at Gettysburg

Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this person influential?
#2 World Rank #1 USA Rank
Law