Historical Events In 1861
Monday, 30 March 2020
Nov 30 In the year 1861 french Gailliard, Belgian painter (Zeustempel in Athens)
Nov 30 Harper's Weekly publishes EE Beers' "All quiet along the Potomac" on this day in history.
Dec 04 Lillian Russell, [Helen Leonard], US, singer/actress (Great Mogul) in the year 1861.
Dec 05 On this day in history armando V Diaz, Italian marshal/minister of War (1922-24)
Dec 08 Aristide Maillol, France, painter/sculptor (Seated Woman) in the year 1861.
Dec 08 On this day in history william Durant auto manufacturer cofounder of Chevrolet, founder of General Motors, Durant Motors; was born
Dec 09 Battle of Bird Creek, Indian Terr (High Shoal, Chusto-Talasah) on this day in history.
Dec 13 Battle of Alleghany Summit, WV on this day in history.
Dec 14 Albert, prince consort of Engld/husband of Queen Victoria, dies at 42 on this day in history.
Dec 14 In the year 1861 prince Albert, husband of England's Queen Victoria, dies in London.
Dec 15 In the year 1861 charles Edgar Duryea, inventor (1st auto built & operated in US)
Dec 15 In the year 1861 gualtiero Sanelli, composer, dies at 45
Dec 16 In the year 1861 karol Joseph Lipinski, composer, dies at 71
Dec 17 Fritz Volbach, German musicologist/conductor/composer on this day in history.
Dec 18 In the year 1861 lionel Monckton, composer
Dec 19 Battle of Black Water in the year 1861.
Dec 19 On this day in history constance [Clara] Garnett, Brighton Engld, Russian-English translator
Dec 20 Battle of Dranesville, VA in the year 1861.
Dec 21 On this day in history congress authorizes the Medal of Honor, the Nation's highest award, for Naval personnel.
Dec 22 On this day in history erich Schaeder, German theologist (Theocentric Theology)
Dec 22 Sara Jeannette Duncan, journalist, novelist, was born at Brantford, Ontario, she joined the Toronto Globe in 1886-87, as its first female full time journalist in the year 1861.
Dec 26 Friedrich Engel, German mathematician (group theory) on this day in history.
Dec 26 Philip St George Cocke, Confederate brig-gen, commits suicide at 52 on this day in history.
Dec 30 US, banks stops payments in gold in the year 1861.
Dec 31 22,990 mm of rain falls in Cherrapunji Assam in 1861, world record in the year 1861.