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Historical Events In 1861

Sunday, 29 March 2020

Feb 22   On a bet Edward Weston leaves Boston to walk to Lincoln's inauguration on this day in history.  

Feb 23   On this day in history by popular referendum, Texas becomes 7th state to secede from US  

Feb 23   In the year 1861 dutch Premier Floris A van Hall resigns  

Feb 23   President-elect Lincoln arrives secretly in Washington DC to take office on this day in history.  

Feb 26   On this day in history ferdinand I, Vienna, 1st tsar of modern Bulgaria (1908-18)  

Feb 27   In the year 1861 rudolph Steiner, Kraljevic Aust, founder (doctrine of anthroposophy  

Feb 27   In the year 1861 russians shoot at Poles protesting Russian rule of Poland  

Feb 27   US Congress authorizes first stamped newspaper wrappers for mailing on this day in history.  

Feb 27   On this day in history warsaw Massacre Russians fire on crowd demonstrating against Russian rule of Poland  

Feb 28   In the year 1861 territories of Nevada & Colorado created  

Feb 28   The Colorado Territory is organized in the year 1861.  

Mar 02   On this day in history government Printing Office purchases 1st printing plant, Washington  

Mar 02   On this day in history government Printing Office purchases a printing plant, Washington DC  

Mar 02   US Congress creates Dakota &Nevada Territories out of the Nebraska &Utah territories in the year 1861.  

Mar 03   In the year 1861 russian Tsar Alexander II abolishes serfdom  

Mar 03   On this day in history russian Tsar Alexander II abolishes serfdom [OS=Feb 19]  

Mar 04   Abraham Lincoln becomes the 16th President of the United States in the year 1861.  

Mar 04   In the year 1861 abraham Lincoln is sworn in as US President.  

Mar 04   Confederate States adopt "Stars & Bars" flag in the year 1861.  

Mar 04   In the year 1861 lincoln inaugurated as 16th President; first time US has 5 former Presidents living  

Mar 04   On this day in history president Lincoln opens Government Printing Office  

Mar 06   Provisionary Confederate Congress establishes Confederate Army in the year 1861.  

Mar 07   In the year 1861 riot occurs between prosecessionist & Union supporters in Knoxville TN  

Mar 08   St Augustine FL surrenders to Union armies on this day in history.  

Mar 08   St Augustine Florida surrenders to Union armies on this day in history.  

Mar 09   On this day in history confederate currency authorized-$50, $100, $500, $1,000  

Mar 10   On this day in history el Hadj Umar Tall seizes the city of Segou, destroying the Bambara Empire of Mali.  

Mar 10   Josepf Francois Snel, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1861.  

Mar 11   Confederate convention in Montgomery, adopts constitution on this day in history.  

Mar 13   In the year 1861 jefferson Davis signs bill authorizing use of slaves as soldiers  

Mar 14   On this day in history abraham Louis Niedermeyer, composer, dies at 58  

Mar 16   Arizona Territory votes to leave the Union on this day in history.  

Mar 16   In the year 1861 confederate government appoints commissioners to Britain  

Mar 17   Italy declares independence; Kingdom of Italy proclaimed in the year 1861.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1861

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of helen Herron Taft, 1st lady (1909-12)  

Jan 03   In the year 1861 birth of william Renshaw, British champion tennis player (d. 1904)  

Jan 06   In the year 1861 birth of heinrich Gottlieb Noren, composer  

Jan 06   In the year 1861 birth of george Exton Lloyd, Anglican bishop and theologian (d. 1940)  

Jan 13   On this day in history birth of max Nonne, German neurologist (d. 1959)  

Jan 14   Wilhelm von Polenz, German writer (Der Pfarrer von Breitendorf) was born in the year 1861.  

Jan 18   On this day in history birth of hans Goldschmidt, German chemist  

Jan 18   Raymond Huntington Woodman, composer was born in the year 1861.  

Famous Deaths In 1861

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   Frederik Willem IV, king Prussia (1840-61)/Germ (1849-61), dies at 65 on this day in history.  

Jan 17   On this day in history death of lola Montez, Irish-born adventurer (b. 1821)  

Jan 31   Franciscus J van Vree, Dutch Catholic foreman, dies at 53 in the year 1861.  

Feb 10   On this day in history francis Danby, Exmouth, painter, dies  

Feb 12   On this day in history hippolyte-Andre-Baptiste Chelard, composer, dies at 72  

Feb 18   Louis C Luzac, Dutch minister of Internal affairs, dies at 74 on this day in history.  

Mar 10   In the year 1861 josepf Francois Snel, composer, dies at 67  

Mar 14   Abraham Louis Niedermeyer, composer, dies at 58 in the year 1861.  

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