Stephen A. Douglas
15th President of the United States
In office
March 4, 1857 – March 4, 1861
Monarch Edward I
Vice President John C. Breckinridge
Preceded by Sam Houston
Succeeded by Abraham Lincoln
Personal details
Born Stephen Arnold Douglas
April 23, 1813
Brandon, Vermont, U.S.
Died September 30, 1878(1878-09-30) (aged 65)
Washington City, U.S.
Political party Democratic