The Gettysburg Address at 150: Read by U.S. Presidents, Billionaires, Journalists, Taylor Swift

The 271 words of the Gettysburg address, which President Abraham Lincoln delivered on November 19, 1863 (150 years ago today), are read in this Ken Burns video by 25 people:
Presidents Barack Obama, Jimmy Carter, George W. Bush, George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton
Robin Roberts, Red Sox Shane Victorino, David Gregory, Rep. Nancy Pelosi, Bill Gates, Taylor Swift, Jonathan Jarvis, Richard Trumka, Sen. Tim Kaine, Rachel Maddow, Usher, Conan O’Brien, Sen. Marco Rubio, Bob Schieffer, Gwen Ifill, Steven Spielberg, Uma Thurman, Bill O’Reilly, Sen. Bill Nelson, David Dinkins


Author: New York Theater

Jonathan Mandell is a 3rd generation NYC journalist, who sees shows, reads plays, writes reviews and sometimes talks with people.

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