Robert E. Lee

Robert E. Lee

Robert Edward Lee was an American soldier best known for commanding the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia in the American Civil War from 1862 until his surrender in 1865.

person, soldier, General, Capricorn person, serviceman

Admirers
Pat Buchanan
Age at Death
63 years, 8 months and 23 days old
Attributes
male , married , dead
Birthday
January 19
Born
1807 , January 1807 , January 19th 1807 , the United States , North America ,  …
Commander in
the American Civil War , Battle of Gettysburg , Battle of Antietam , Battle of Chancellorsville , Battle of Fredericksburg ,  …
Did
die
Died
1870 , October 1870 , October 12th 1870 , the United States , North America ,  …
Died During
January 1st 1870, 00:00 - December 31st 1879, 23:59
Educated
United States Military Academy
Fights for
the United States , The Confederate States of America
First Name
"Robert"
Gender
male
Involved in
the American Civil War , Mexican–American War , John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry
Last Name
"Lee"
Last Words
""Strike the tent""
Legal name, Full name
"Robert Edward Lee"
Middle-name
"Edward"
Name-source of
Robert E. Lee High School , USS Robert E. Lee , Robert E. Lee Hotel
Nationality
american
Occupation
Army officer
Parents
Henry Lee
Political Leader of
Morganton, North Carolina
Project Gutenberg URI
http://www4.wiwiss.fu-berlin.de/gutendata/resource/people/Lee_Robert_Edward_General_1807-1870
Quotes
"Whiskey - I like it, I always did, and that is the reason I never use it." , "What a cruel thing war is... to fill our hearts with hatred instead of love for our neighbors." , "We must expect reverses, even defeats. They are sent to teach us wisdom and prudence, to call forth greater energies, and to prevent our falling into greater disasters." , "We have fought this fight as long, and as well as we know how. We have been defeated. For us as a Christian people, there is now but one course to pursue. We must accept the situation." , "We failed, but in the good providence of God apparent failure often proves a blessing." ,  …
Relatives
Meriwether Lewis
Spouse
Mary Anna Custis Lee

tk10publ tk10canl

Say hello to Evi

Evi is our best selling mobile app that can answer questions about local knowledge, weather, books, music, films, people and places, recipe ideas, shopping and much more.

To experience the full power of Evi you can download her app for free on iOS, Android and Kindle Fire.

Top ways people ask this question:

Other ways this question is asked:

  • who was robert e. lee
  • who is robert e. lee?
  • who was robert e lee
  • who was robert lee
  • who is robert e. lee
  • who is robert lee
  • robert e. lee?
  • who is robert e lee?
  • : general robert e. lee?
  • facts about robert lee
  • what is robert e lee
  • facts about robert lee
  • what is robert e. lee
  • facts about r.e. lee