John Wilkes Booth

  • American

Famous American actor, infamous for assassinating president Abraham Lincoln. - AsNotedIn


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Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
Significant name Tudor Hall (Boundary Decrease) Bel Air
1838/05/10 Born in Bel Air Maryland
1864/11/00 John W Booth is introduced to Dr Mudd. Conspiracy leader, assassin St Mary's Church Bryantown Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
1864/12/00 Dr Mudd introduces John Booth to Thomas Harbin at the Bryantown Tavern Conspiracy leader, assassin Bryantown Historic District Bryantown Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
1864/12/23 Conspirators plan to kidnap President Abraham Lincoln Conspiracy leader, assassin Mary E Surratt Boarding House Washington, DC Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
1865/04/11 Lincoln speaks to a crowd from the window over the main door of the Whitehouse, John Wilkes Booth swears that this will be Lincoln's last speach Conspiracy leader, assassin President Lincoln's Last Public Address The White House Washington, DC Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
1865/04/14 John Booth shoots President Lincoln with a Derringer pistol Conspiracy leader, assassin Ford's Theatre National Historic Site Washington, DC Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
1865/04/14 John Booth shoots President Lincoln with a Derringer pistol Conspiracy leader, assassin Ford's Theatre National Historic Site Washington, DC End of the American Civil War
1865/04/14 John Booth stabs Major Rathbone to avoid capture Conspiracy leader, assassin Ford's Theatre National Historic Site Washington, DC Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
1865/04/15 Dr Samuel Mudd treats John Wilkes Booth's injured leg provides food, lodging and two horses to Booth and David Herold Conspiracy leader, assassin St Catharine Waldorf Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
1865/04/16 Oswell Swann leads John W Booth and David Herold across Zekiah Swamp to Rich Hill, the home of confederate sympathizer, Col Samuel Cox. Conspiracy leader, assassin Rich Hill Bel Alton Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
1865/04/17 Samuel Cox places Booth and Herold in the care of the Confederate underground and arranges to hide them in a pine thicket a mile west of his house for several days, where they receive food and newspapers. Marker at jct of Bel Alton Newtown Rd and Wills Rd Conspiracy leader, assassin Bel Alton Maryland Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
1865/04/24 John Wilkes Booth is killed by Boston Corbett. Conspiracy leader, assassin Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
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