Who were the two Presidents during the Civil War?
On April 12, 1861, America was split up into two parts. The north & the south. The North was the United States of America. The South was the Confederate States of America. The president of the Confederate States of America was Jefferson Davis. The president of the United States of America was Abraham Lincoln. They were considered the Presidents of the Civil War.
It pitted Americans against Americans; more Americans were killed in the Civil War than in WWI, WWII, Korea and Vietnam combined; Five future US Presidents served as soldiers during the war; the Civil War is considered the first "modern war"; Abraham Lincoln was the first US President to be assassinated; most land battles took place on ground between the two capitals- Washington and Richmond.
What were some of the disease of the intestines that many soldiers got during the American Civil War?
Abraham Lincoln the 16th President of the United States, who served during the American Civil War had two different Vice-Presidents his first was Hannibal Hamlin and then for his second term, in an effort to sway more Democrats to his side choose Democrat Andrew Johnson who would become the 17th President of the United States when Abraham Lincoln was assassinated.
Since the Civil War War five Democratic Party presidents were elected two times. They are Cleveland, Wilson, Franklin Roosevelt, Clinton and Obama. Andrew Jackson of the pre-war Democrats was also re-elected. Truman and Lyndon Johnson were elected as vice-presidents and became President due to the death of the President. They were later. elected to an additional term as President.