Robert E. Lee

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Birth

January 19, 1807

Attended West Point

1825 - 1829

Served in United States Army

1829 - 1861

Mother Died

July 26, 1829

Married

June 30, 1831

Served in Confederate Army

1861 - 1865

Received Pardon

December 25, 1868

Death

October 12, 1870

Reinstated as US Citizen

1975

Lee was posthumously officially reinstated as a United States citizen by President Gerald Ford in 1975