President Abraham Lincoln, who was shot on April 14th, 1865 by John Wilkes Booth in Ford's Theatre in Washington, D.C., just five days after the surrender of the Civil War's Confederate leader, General Lee. He died the following morning
Abraham Lincoln helped influence antislavery. Many people didn't support his idea, however some did. I feel that Abraham Lincoln started the wave, or was the first to speak out loud, of all race wanting equality.