John Wilkes Booth cemented his infamy on April, 14th 1865 by assassinating Pres. Abraham Lincoln. This is what he is famous for today.
But there’s another side to John Wilkes Booth, one entangled in romance, politics, and his booming acting career. In John Wilkes Booth and the Women Who Loved Him, Professor E. Lawrence Abel explores the infamous assassin from a new angle: the women in his life. Learn more in our list of The 5 Women Who Loved John Wilkes Booth!
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