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A 1998 American TV Movie based on a book by Jim Bishop is a recreation of UsefulNotes/AbrahamLincoln's assassination by UsefulNotes/JohnWilkesBooth, following the events before and after the deaths of both men

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A 1998 American TV Movie based on a book by Jim Bishop is a recreation of UsefulNotes/AbrahamLincoln's assassination by UsefulNotes/JohnWilkesBooth, following the events before and after the deaths of both menmen.



* WhereAreTheyNow: Booth's conspirators are revealed to be have been put on trial and the four were hanged while the four others were transferred to another prison location. Vice President Andrew Johnson becomes the 17th US president. Secretary of State William Seward, his 2 sons (Frederick and Augustus), and two officials (Doctor George Robinson and State Department Clerk Emerick Hansell) all survive their wounds after the savage, but failed, attempt by Lewis Powell. After suffering the death of her 18-year-old son in 1871, Tad Lincoln, Mary Lincoln was committed to an insane asylum and died in 1882. The credits revealed that Robert served as Secretary of War under James Garfield and Ambassador to the United Kingdom and later lived until his death in 1926.

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* WhereAreTheyNow: Booth's conspirators are revealed to be have been put on trial and the four four were hanged while the four others were transferred to another prison location. Vice President Andrew Johnson becomes the 17th US president. Secretary of State William Seward, his 2 sons (Frederick and Augustus), and two officials (Doctor George Robinson and State Department Clerk Emerick Hansell) all survive their wounds after the savage, but failed, attempt by Lewis Powell. After suffering the death of her 18-year-old son in 1871, Tad Lincoln, Mary Lincoln was committed to an insane asylum and died in 1882. The credits revealed that Robert served as Secretary of War under James Garfield and Ambassador to the United Kingdom and later lived until his death in 1926.


A 1998 American TV Movie based on a book by Jim Bishop is a recreation of UsefulNotes/AbrahamLincoln's assassination by UsefulNotes/JohnWilkesBooth, following the events before and after Lincoln's Assassination.

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A 1998 American TV Movie based on a book by Jim Bishop is a recreation of UsefulNotes/AbrahamLincoln's assassination by UsefulNotes/JohnWilkesBooth, following the events before and after Lincoln's Assassination.
the deaths of both men



** Other historical characters like Mary Todd Lincoln, Lewis Powell, and Frederick Seward.
* PeriodPiece: Set in 1865, after the UsefulNotes/AmericanCivilWar.
* WhereAreTheyNow: Booth's conspirators are revealed to be have been put on trial and the four were hanged while the four others were transferred to another prison location. Vice President Johnson becomes the 17th US president. Secretary of State William Seward, his 2 sons (Frederick and Augustus), and two officials (Doctor George Robinson and State Department Clerk Emerick Hansell) all survive their wounds after the savage, but failed, attempt by Lewis Powell. After suffering the death of her 18-year-old son in 1871, Tad Lincoln, Mary Lincoln was committed to an insane asylum and died in 1882. The credits revealed that Robert served as Secretary of War under James Garfield and Ambassador to the United Kingdom and later lived until his death in 1926.

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** Other historical characters like Mary Todd Lincoln, William Seward, Edwin Stanton, George Aterzodt, Lewis Powell, and Frederick Seward.
Seward and other historical figures.
* PeriodPiece: Set in 1865, after the beginning of the end of the UsefulNotes/AmericanCivilWar.
* WhereAreTheyNow: Booth's conspirators are revealed to be have been put on trial and the four four were hanged while the four others were transferred to another prison location. Vice President Andrew Johnson becomes the 17th US president. Secretary of State William Seward, his 2 sons (Frederick and Augustus), and two officials (Doctor George Robinson and State Department Clerk Emerick Hansell) all survive their wounds after the savage, but failed, attempt by Lewis Powell. After suffering the death of her 18-year-old son in 1871, Tad Lincoln, Mary Lincoln was committed to an insane asylum and died in 1882. The credits revealed that Robert served as Secretary of War under James Garfield and Ambassador to the United Kingdom and later lived until his death in 1926.


A 1998 American TV Movie based on a book by Jim Bishop is a recreation of UsefulNotes/AbrahamLincoln's assassination by UsefulNotes/JohnWilkesBooth, following the events before and after Lincoln's death.

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A 1998 American TV Movie based on a book by Jim Bishop is a recreation of UsefulNotes/AbrahamLincoln's assassination by UsefulNotes/JohnWilkesBooth, following the events before and after Lincoln's death.
Assassination.



* WhereAreTheyNow: Booth's conspirators are revealed to be have been put on trial and hanged and Vice President Johnson becomes the US president in Lincoln's place.

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* WhereAreTheyNow: Booth's conspirators are revealed to be have been put on trial and the four were hanged and while the four others were transferred to another prison location. Vice President Johnson becomes the 17th US president president. Secretary of State William Seward, his 2 sons (Frederick and Augustus), and two officials (Doctor George Robinson and State Department Clerk Emerick Hansell) all survive their wounds after the savage, but failed, attempt by Lewis Powell. After suffering the death of her 18-year-old son in Lincoln's place.1871, Tad Lincoln, Mary Lincoln was committed to an insane asylum and died in 1882. The credits revealed that Robert served as Secretary of War under James Garfield and Ambassador to the United Kingdom and later lived until his death in 1926.

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The film was directed by Creator/JohnGray and stars Creator/LanceHenriksen as Lincoln and Creator/RobMorrow as John Wilkes Booth, along with Creator/DonnaMurphy, Creator/WilWheaton, Creator/EddieJones, Creator/LillianGish, and Creator/JeremySisto.

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The film was directed by Creator/JohnGray and stars Creator/LanceHenriksen as Lincoln and Creator/RobMorrow as John Wilkes Booth, along with Creator/DonnaMurphy, Creator/WilWheaton, Creator/EddieJones, Creator/LillianGish, and Creator/JeremySisto.

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A 1998 American TV Movie based on a book by Jim Bishop is a recreation of UsefulNotes/AbrahamLincoln's assassination by UsefulNotes/JohnWilkesBooth, following the events before and after Lincoln's death.

The film was directed by Creator/JohnGray and stars Creator/LanceHenriksen as Lincoln and Creator/RobMorrow as John Wilkes Booth, along with Creator/DonnaMurphy, Creator/WilWheaton, Creator/EddieJones, Creator/LillianGish, and Creator/JeremySisto.

Movie aired on April 12, 1998 on Creator/{{TNT}}.

!Tropes of the movie include:
* HistoricalDomainCharacter:
** UsefulNotes/AbrahamLincoln, 16th President of the United States, who is trying to lead the US in the aftermath of the Civil War.
** John Wilkes Booth, assassin of Lincoln.
** Other historical characters like Mary Todd Lincoln, Lewis Powell, and Frederick Seward.
* PeriodPiece: Set in 1865, after the UsefulNotes/AmericanCivilWar.
* WhereAreTheyNow: Booth's conspirators are revealed to be have been put on trial and hanged and Vice President Johnson becomes the US president in Lincoln's place.

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