There may not be a more fascinating figure in American history than Abraham Lincoln.

Honest Abe’s life continues to be studied more than 150 years after his death, and for good reason. He is one of the towering figures of our nation’s past, he was a trailblazer, and he did some truly unusual things.

Enjoy these facts about our 16th President.

1. A fatal error

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2. Goodbye…

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3. Haunting

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4. Thanksgiving

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5. Missed opportunity

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6. Bloodlines

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7. What a coincidence

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8. That’s talent

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9. Live TV

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10. A historical debate

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Truly an incredible leader!