On this day, 145 years ago, President Abraham Lincoln hoped for a relaxing evening at the theater. Four years of Civil War had taken a toll on him and he needed the diversion.
He, his wife Mary and another couple decided to watch the comedy “Our American Cousin.” They were laughing in all the right places, unaware that the sole bodyguard had abandoned his post.
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