20 Most Controversial Things You Don’t Know About Historical Presidents

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12. Abraham Lincoln Had A Shrill, Unpleasant Voice


How dare anyone have something bad to say about our Honest Abe! But despite his political popularity, Abe couldn’t change the fact people hated hearing his voice. It’s said that when he would first begin speaking, his voice was “shrill, squeaking, piping, and unpleasant.” Not something we imagined for this keynote speaker.