Top 10 Significant Events of US History : There are many historical events happened in America, and it includes many good events and bad events. Here is a list of Top 10 Significant Events of US History.
10. Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
United States President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated by John Wilkes Booth on Good Friday, April 14, 1865. The event done when attending the play Our American Cousin at Ford’s Theatre as the American Civil War was drawing to a close. The assassination happened five days after the commander of the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia, General Robert E. Lee, surrendered to Lieutenant General Ulysses S. Grant and the Union Army of the Potomac. The main thig is that Lincon was the first American president to be assassinated. Before 1835, there was an unsuccessful attempt occurred on Andrew Jackson and Lincon also trapped in a subject of an earlier assassination attempt done by an unknown. The assassination of Lincon done by the well-known stage actor John Wilkes Booth, who is part of a larger conspiracy in a bid to revive the Confederate cause.