On May 5, 2004, he delivered Abraham Lincoln
's "Cooper-Union" address in Cooper-Union's Great Hall, where the speech was originally delivered in 1860. It was broadcast on the C-SPAN2 network and received rave reviews. Lincoln's original speech is considered to be the launching point of his successful presidential campaign.
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Sam Waterson | Samuel A. Waterston
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He attended Groton Prep School and then entered Yale University on a scholarship in 1958 where he studied French and History and graduated with a BA in 1962. He spent his junior year studying at the Sorbonne in Paris. After failing to quash the acting bug he studied at the American Actors Workshop in Paris. After leaving Yale he spent some months at the Clinton Playhouse. He lives in Connecticut ...
Frequently portrays Abraham Lincoln (3 times) and other Presidents of the United States.