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Today Andrew Johnson Succeeded Abraham Lincoln in 1865

29 Dec 2020  Tue

President Abraham Lincoln died on April 15, 1865; after his death; Andrew Johnson was the 17th president of the United States of America, from 1865 to 1869. Before, he served as Vice-President of the United States of America.

Andrew Johnson was born into a poor family, in North Carolina in 1808. He started his career as a tailor who; later turns into a Politician. After becoming president of the United States of America; he had served as Tennessee Legislature and U.S Congress later, he had also served as governor of Tennessee.

The presidentship of Andrew Johnson began; as a period of Reconstruction; in the South, after the Confederacy was defeated and restored to the Union.

This one dollar was issued by the United States of America, to commemorate Andrew Johnson. This coin was issued by the United States of America, under the Presidential $1 Coin Program in the year 2011.

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