Historical Events In 1861
Sunday, 15 September 2019
Aug 28 On this day in history battle of Fort Hatteras NC
Aug 29 In the year 1861 american Civil War: US Navy squadron captures forts at Hatteras Inlet, North Carolina.
Aug 29 Franz Joseph Glaser, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Sep 01 Grant assumes command of Federal forces at Cape Girardeau MI in the year 1861.
Sep 03 In the year 1861 confederate forces enter Kentucky, thus ending its neutrality
Sep 06 In the year 1861 general Grant occupies Paducah Kentucky
Sep 09 Sally Tompkins is only Confederate Army female commissioned officer in the year 1861.
Sep 10 -15] Battle at Cheat Mountain, Elkwater West Virginia in the year 1861.
Sep 11 Juhani Aho, Fins journalist/writer (Panu, Tuomio) in the year 1861.
Sep 13 In the year 1861 1st naval battle of Civil War, Union frigate "Colorado" sinks privateer "Judah" off Pensacola, Fla
Sep 14 In the year 1861 fortunato Santini, composer, dies at 83
Sep 16 In the year 1861 battle of Princeton WV
Sep 17 On this day in history 1st day school for freedmen forms at Fortress Monroe Virginia
Sep 17 Owen Seaman, poet/editor (Punch) in the year 1861.
Sep 20 On this day in history battle of Lexington, MI-captured by Union
Sep 22 Fort Fauntleroy (Wingate), rapes Navaho Indians on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history edmond H H Allenby, English fieldmarshal/high director (Egypt)
Sep 25 In the year 1861 secretary of US Navy authorizes enlistment of slaves
Sep 26 On this day in history 2nd British Golf Open: Tom Morris Sr shoots a 163 at Prestwick Club
Sep 28 In the year 1861 pedro De Cordoba, NYC, actor (Club Havana, Swamp Fire, Saboteur)
Oct 02 Former VP John C Breckinridge flees Kentucky in the year 1861.
Oct 04 On this day in history frederic Remington, US, artist/sculptor of American West
Oct 06 Elias Canneman, liberal minister of Finance (1813-14), dies at 84 in the year 1861.
Oct 06 In the year 1861 naval Engagement at Charleston, SC USS Flag vs BR Alert
Oct 08 In the year 1861 theodore Roberts, SF CA, actor (Roaring Road, 10 Commandments)
Oct 10 On this day in history fridtjof Nansen, Norwegian Arctic explorer/humanitarian (Nobel 1922)
Oct 11 Battle of Dumfries, VA (Quantico Creek) in the year 1861.
Oct 12 Confederate ironclad Manassas attack Union's Richmond on Mississippi on this day in history.
Oct 12 In the year 1861 confederate ironclad Manassas attacks Union's Richmond on Mississippi
Oct 14 In the year 1861 bjarni Thorsteinsson, composer
Oct 16 In the year 1861 confederacy starts selling postage stamps
Oct 16 On this day in history confedercy starts selling postage stamps
Oct 21 Battle of Balls Bluff, VA (Leesburg, Harrison's Island) in the year 1861.
Oct 21 In the year 1861 edward Dickinson Baker, US attorney/senator, dies in battle at 50