- n 16th President of the United States; saved the Union during the American Civil War and emancipated the slaves; was assassinated by Booth (1809-1865)
- n capital of the state of Nebraska; located in southeastern Nebraska; site of the University of Nebraska
- n long-wooled mutton sheep originally from Lincolnshire
- Dane Cook in TheRecordLive.com
We celebrate the principles that are timeless, tenets first declared by men of property and wealth but which gave rise to what Lincoln called a new birth of freedom in America - civil rights and voting rights, workers' rights and women's rights,... Barack Obama http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barack_Obama&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHQ0yfPaaXFGqLKymRgcres0I2nuA Forbes http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.forbes.com/feeds/ap/2010/07/04/general-us-obama_7742523.html&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNET2mdW6cRL_qVm8XsjACTxOu87Hw Jul 4, 2010
58433 77788 lincoln Dane Cook, comedian, paying tribute to departing American Idol judge Simon Cowell said, You have the honesty of Abe Lincoln and the charm of the guy who shot him."
- Conan O Brien in Los Angeles Times
In a release issued by NBC, O'Brien joked: "Last thing I remember I was enjoying the play with Mrs. Lincoln and the next thing I was in bed being served cookies and juice."