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19/01/1807 Robert E. Lee is born

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Robert E. Lee - Mini Biography

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Facts You Didn't Know About General Robert E. Lee

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The Last Confederate Statues (HBO)

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Duke removes Robert E. Lee statue overnight

Robert E. Lee was an American general known for commanding the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia in the American Civil War from 1862 until his surrender in 1865. Lee became the great Confederate hero of the War, a postwar icon of the "Lost Cause of the Confederacy" to some.