Find Who Shares Your Special Date
John Wilkes Booth

John Wilkes Booth Biography

Criminal


ABOUT
Actor who infamously assassinated Abraham Lincoln on April 12, 1865.
BEFORE FAME
He began his stage career at age seventeen.

FAMILY LIFE
Had two siblings, Edwin and Asia.
ASSOCIATED WITH
He killed Abraham Lincoln days after the end of the Civil War.
TRIVIA
He was shot in Maryland twelve days after assassinating the president.

Talk About It