Historical Events In 1861
Saturday, 28 March 2020
Jul 21 Battle of first Bull Run in the year 1861.
Jul 21 In the year 1861 francis Stebbins Bartow, Confederate colonel, dies in battle at 44
Jul 21 In the year 1861 the first major battle of Civil War ends (Bull Run), Va-South wins
Jul 22 Barnard Elliot Bee, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 37 in the year 1861.
Jul 23 Alexander W F Idenburg, gov-gen of Neth Indies (1909-16) on this day in history.
Jul 24 On this day in history skirmish at Taylor Mountain, (W)VA
Jul 25 On this day in history washington DC
Jul 27 Battle of Mathias Point, VA in the year 1861.
Jul 27 In the year 1861 union Gen George McClellan took command of Potamic Army
Jul 29 On this day in history alica Hathaway Lee Roosevelt, 1st wife of Theodore Roosevelt
Jul 31 9,300 mm rainfall in July in Cherrapunji, Assam: world record in the year 1861.
Aug 01 On this day in history brazil recognizes Confederacy
Aug 01 In the year 1861 sam Jones, cricketer (Australian batsman of 1880's)
Aug 02 Skirmish at Dug Springs, MI in the year 1861.
Aug 03 On this day in history federal fleet bombs Galveston Texas
Aug 03 In the year 1861 first manned balloon from a ship used to observe Confederate artillery position at Hampton Roads, VA
Aug 05 Enlistment increases from 3 months to 2 years on this day in history.
Aug 05 US Army abolishes flogging in the year 1861.
Aug 05 On this day in history uS levies its first Income Tax (3% of incomes over $800)
Aug 06 In the year 1861 edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt, 2nd wife of Theodore Roosevelt
Aug 06 In the year 1861 lexington KY-Union milt camp forms in neutral state
Aug 08 William Bateson, English biologist (originator of term "genetics") in the year 1861.
Aug 09 Wilhelm Berger, composer on this day in history.
Aug 10 In the year 1861 almroth Wright, Yorkshire England, bacteriologist
Aug 10 In the year 1861 battle of Wilson's Creek MO (Springfield, Oak Hills)-Gen Lyon killed
Aug 10 In the year 1861 nathaniel Lyon, US Union brig-gen, dies in battle at 43
Aug 12 Skirmish at Texas-rebels are attacked by Apache Indians on this day in history.
Aug 14 79th NY troops mutinies on this day in history.
Aug 14 Bion Joseph Arnold, electrical engineer/inventor on this day in history.
Aug 15 In the year 1861 lincoln directs reinforcements to be sent to MO
Aug 16 In the year 1861 pres Lincoln prohibits Union states from trading with Confederacy
Aug 19 In the year 1861 confederacy Congress allies with govt of MO
Aug 20 Skirmish at Jonesboro MO in the year 1861.
Aug 27 On this day in history battle of Cape Hatteras SC-Union troops take Ft Clark