Abraham Lincoln was a lawyer before he became president.
Abraham Lincoln was a lawyer who became a state legislator, then a Congressman before he became President.
Abraham Lincoln was a LawyerAbraham Lincoln was a senator in Illinois before he became president in 1860.
Before Johnson was Abraham Lincoln. Johnson was Lincoln's vice-president.
Wean he was born
Yup!! He sure did.
Lincoln was a successful lawyer in the years just before he became President.
Stephen A. Douglas
The predecessor to Abraham Lincoln was President James Buchanan.
He was practicing law through the end of 1859. In 1860, he ran for President.
No, Andrew Jackson was the 7th President, Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President.
The President before Abraham Lincoln was James Buchanan.
Abraham Lincoln was in the Illinois General Assembly and one term in Congress before he became a president.
Before being elected to the office of President, Abraham Lincoln served in both the state and national House of Representatives. Prior to his career in politics, Lincoln had success in banking and commerce.
Stephen A. Douglas.
Abe Lincoln was president after he was married
Abraham Lincoln had all 4 of his children, before becoming President. (Robert born in 1843, Eddy born in 1846, and Willie born in 1850, and Tad born in 1853.) Eddy had died in 1850, before Lincoln was elected President in 1860.
he was just a regular person before he was a president.
Before Lincoln was elected president, he was a manual laborer, a shopkeeper, a whiskey seller, a lawyer, a member of Congress, an Illinois state legislator, and a member of the United States House of Representatives.Before Abraham Lincoln became the US President his background can be summarized by these facts about his life:* Lincoln was a partner in an Illinois law practice with another lawyer;* Lincoln was the only US President to be granted a patent. This was long before he became president;* Lincoln served in the House of Representatives for one term from 1847 to 1849; and* Lincoln became famous because of his debates with Senator Stephen A. Douglas in 1858 for the senatorial election in Illinois.
Polk was president before Lincoln
James Buchanan was the president before Abraham Lincoln. James Buchanan was the fifteenth president of the United States (Lincoln being the sixteenth).James Buchanan, Jr.
Abraham Lincoln was a shopkeeper and lawyer.
No- his highest office before president was US Congressman.