The Lincoln Memorial looks like a Greek temple, surrounded by 36 Greek circular pillars, representing 36 states in the United States during President Lincoln's reign. There is a stone statue of Lincoln in the middle of the memorial, which was elaborated by Daniel Chester, a French sculptor. & Abraham # Lincoln (February 12-15, 1865), Mei. Politicians, thinkers and abolitionists of black slavery. The 16th President of the United States broke out a civil war during his term of office. Lincoln was known as the Civil War. Lincoln defeated the separatist forces in the South and safeguarded the right of the United States and its territory to equality regardless of race. Shortly after the end of the Civil War, Lincoln was assassinated, the first American president to be assassinated, and the first Republican president, who was repeatedly rated as the greatest president. Washington Tour, Heroes Make History!