Advertisements
| Birthdays | Events | Facts | Holidays | Inventions
Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul | Aug | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec

Historical Events In 1861

Monday, 19 April 2021

Apr 18   On this day in history col Robert E Lee turns down offer to command Union armies  

Apr 18   Heinrich August Neithardt, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1861.  

Apr 19   On this day in history baltimore riots-4 soldiers, 9 civilians killed  

Apr 19   Lincoln orders blockade of Confederate ports (Civil War) in the year 1861.  

Apr 19   President Lincoln orders blockade of Southern ports from SC to Texas on this day in history.  

Apr 19   Warden Oncle, [Edward Vermeulen], Flemish farmer/writer on this day in history.  

Apr 20   Battle of Norfolk, VA in the year 1861.  

Apr 20   Robert E Lee resigns from Union army in the year 1861.  

Apr 21   In the year 1861 uSS Saratoga captures slaver, Nightingale.  

Apr 22   Robert E Lee named commander of Virginia Confederate forces on this day in history.  

Apr 22   Robert E Lee named commander of Virginia forces in the year 1861.  

Apr 23   On this day in history arkansas troops seize Fort Smith  

Apr 23   In the year 1861 arkansas troops seize Ft Smith  

Apr 23   On this day in history edmund Henry Hynman, 1st viscount Allenby of Megiddo/Fieldmarshal  

Apr 25   On this day in history 7th NY arrives to reinforce Washington, DC  

Apr 26   G Schiaparelli discovers asteroid #69 Hesperia in the year 1861.  

Apr 27   Georgy L'vovich Catoire, composer in the year 1861.  

Apr 27   President Abe Lincoln suspends the writ of habeas corpus on this day in history.  

Apr 27   On this day in history president Abe Lincoln suspends writ of habeas corpus  

Apr 27   In the year 1861 president Lincoln extended blockade of Confederacy to VA and NC ports  

Apr 27   In the year 1861 west Virginia secedes from Virginia after Virginia secedes from US  

Apr 29   Asteroid 68-Leto & Asteroid 69-Hesperia discovered on this day in history.  

Apr 29   On this day in history maryland's House of Delegates vote against seceding from Union  

Apr 29   Maryland's House of Delegates votes against seceding from Union in the year 1861.  

Apr 29   On this day in history r Luther discovers asteroid #68 Leto  

Apr 30   On this day in history president Lincoln ordered Federal Troops to evacuate Indian Territory  

May 01   Lee orders Confederate troops under T J Jackson to Harper's Ferry in the year 1861.  

May 03   Anthony Philip Heinrich, composer, dies at 80 in the year 1861.  

May 03   On this day in history gen Winfield Scott presents his Anaconda Plan  

May 03   In the year 1861 general Winfield Scott presents his Anaconda Plan  

May 03   On this day in history lincoln asks for 42,000 Army Volunteers &another 18,000 seamen  

May 04   On this day in history at Gretna LA, one of 1st guns of Rebel navy is cast  

May 04   On this day in history at Gretna LA, one of first guns of Rebel navy is cast  

May 05   In the year 1861 alexandria VA - CS troops abandon city  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Birthdays In 1861

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   In the year 1861 birth of helen Herron Taft, 1st lady (1909-12)  

Jan 03   William Renshaw, British champion tennis player (d. 1904) was born in the year 1861.  

Jan 06   Heinrich Gottlieb Noren, composer was born in the year 1861.  

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

Jan 13   In the year 1861 birth of max Nonne, German neurologist (d. 1959)  

Jan 14   On this day in history birth of wilhelm von Polenz, German writer (Der Pfarrer von Breitendorf)  

Jan 18   In the year 1861 birth of hans Goldschmidt, German chemist  

Jan 18   In the year 1861 birth of raymond Huntington Woodman, composer  

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 in the year 1861.  

Jan 17   In the year 1861 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   Francis Danby, Exmouth, painter, dies on this day in history.  

Feb 12   Hippolyte-Andre-Baptiste Chelard, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.  

Feb 18   On this day in history louis C Luzac, Dutch minister of Internal affairs, dies at 74  

Mar 10   On this day in history josepf Francois Snel, composer, dies at 67  

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

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Will Biden be a better president than Trump?
Yes
No
Don't Know