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Historical Events In 1861

Wednesday, 23 January 2019

Jun 20   On this day in history arthur Battelle Whiting, composer  

Jun 24   On this day in history battle of Mathias Point, VA-US attacks Confederate batteries  

Jun 24   In the year 1861 tennessee becomes 11th (&last) state to secede from US  

Jun 25   On this day in history western Virginia campaign  

Jun 28   In the year 1861 leipzig Observatory discovers short-period (6.2 yrs) Comet d'Arrest  

Jun 29   Elizabeth Barrett-Browning, writer, dies at 55 in the year 1861.  

Jun 29   William James Mayo, surgeon/co-founder Mayo clinic in Minnesota in the year 1861.  

Jun 30   On this day in history cSS Sumter slips past USS Brooklyn blockade  

Jul 01   In the year 1861 1st public schoolhouse opens at Washington & Mason St, SF  

Jul 01   On this day in history first public schoolhouse opens at Washington & Mason St, SF  

Jul 01   Samuel D Riddle, horse owner (Man 'o War) in the year 1861.  

Jul 02   On this day in history battle of Hoke's Run, WV  

Jul 02   Peter A de Genestet, vicar/poet, dies at 31 in the year 1861.  

Jul 03   Colonal Jackson receives his commission as brigadier general on this day in history.  

Jul 03   In the year 1861 peter Jackson, heavyweight boxer (hall of famer)  

Jul 03   Pony Express arrives in SF with overland letters from NY in the year 1861.  

Jul 04   In a special session of 27th Congress Lincoln requests 400,000 troops on this day in history.  

Jul 05   In the year 1861 battle of Carthage, MO  

Jul 05   Engagement at Carthage, Missouri in the year 1861.  

Jul 07   Battle of Laurel Hill, VA in the year 1861.  

Jul 07   John Willis Ellis, US governor of NC (1858-61), dies in the year 1861.  

Jul 08   CS Gen Sibley is given command of rebel troops in NM territory in the year 1861.  

Jul 10   In the year 1861 lincoln writes to Kentucky's militia & says Union troops will not enter that state  

Jul 11   On this day in history anton Stepanovich Arensky, composer  

Jul 11   Battle of Laurel Mountain VA-Gen Morris forces retreat of rebels in the year 1861.  

Jul 12   Anton Stepanovich Arensky, composer on this day in history.  

Jul 13   Battle of Corrick's Ford, VA (Carrick's Ford) in the year 1861.  

Jul 13   On this day in history robert Selden Garnett, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 41  

Jul 14   Gen McDowell advances toward Fairfax Courthouse, VA with 40,000 troops on this day in history.  

Jul 16   Battle of Bull Run, the 1st major battle of the Civil War, is fought on this day in history.  

Jul 17   Congress authorizes paper money in the year 1861.  

Jul 18   In the year 1861 battle of Blackburn's Ford, VA US57 CS68  

Jul 20   Confederate state's congress began holding sessions in Richmond, Va on this day in history.  

Jul 21   1st major battle of Civil War ends (Bull Run), Va-South wins on this day in history.  

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

Jan 06   On this day in history birth of heinrich Gottlieb Noren, composer  

Jan 06   On this day in history birth of george Exton Lloyd, Anglican bishop and theologian (d. 1940)  

Jan 13   Max Nonne, German neurologist (d. 1959) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 14   Wilhelm von Polenz, German writer (Der Pfarrer von Breitendorf) was born on this day in history.  

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

Jan 18   Raymond Huntington Woodman, composer was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1861

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   In the year 1861 frederik Willem IV, king Prussia (1840-61)/Germ (1849-61), dies at 65  

Jan 17   Lola Montez, Irish-born adventurer (b. 1821) died on this day in history.  

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 in the year 1861.  

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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