In 1865, April 14 Lincoln attended an evening performance at Fort theatre, where he was shot in the back of the head by John wilkes booth
They rushed Lincoln to a nearby Petersen house where he died on April 15,1865 at 7:22am
In April 26, 1865 Booth and Herold where hiding in a tobacco barn. Herold gave himself up but, Booth was shot and killed by Corporal Boston Corbett.
May 4, 1865 Lincoln body finally rest in a receiving vault at Springfield's Oak Ridge Cemetery.
May 10, 1865, Mrs. Mary Surratt, David Herold, Lewis Powell, George Atzerodt, Edman Spangler, Michael O'Laughlin, Samuel Arnold, and Dr. Samuel Mudd was sentence to death for being part or the assassination
In July 7, 1865 they were hanged at the Old Penitentiary in Washington, for partaking in the assassination.