Who was the 1st president to be impeached become president after Lincoln was assassinated?

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Who becomes president if the president is impeached?

The vice president becomes the new President if the Presidentvacates his office for any reason, including death, resignation, orforced removal via the impeachment process. No

Was president Lincoln impeached?

No, his Vice President, Andrew Johnson, was impeached. When Lincoln was assassinated, Andrew Johnson became President, and then was impeached towards the end of his term. John