Robert E. Lee's Birthday

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Robert Edward Lee was an American and Confederate soldier, best known as a commander of the Confederate States Army. He commanded the Army of Northern Virginia in the American Civil War from 1862 until his surrender in 1865.

Born: January 19, 1807, Stratford Hall, Stratford, VA
Died: October 12, 1870, Lexington, Virginia, VA
Spouse: Mary Anna Custis Lee (m. 1831–1870)
Children: 7, George Washington Custis, William Henry Fitzhugh, Robert E. Jr., Mildred Childe, Eleanor Agnes, Anne Carter, Mary Custis
Horse: Traveller
 
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