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Historical Events In 1863

Sunday, 28 February 2021

Feb 23   In the year 1863 franz von Stuck, German painter (Der Krieg)  

Feb 24   In the year 1863 arizona is organized as a U.S. territory.  

Feb 24   Arizona Territory created on this day in history.  

Feb 24   Forrest's raid on Brentwood TN in the year 1863.  

Feb 25   Congress creates national banking system, comptroller of currency on this day in history.  

Feb 26   Lincoln signs National Currency Act on this day in history.  

Feb 28   In the year 1863 confederate raider "Nashville" sinks near Fort McAllister GA  

Feb 28   Confederate raider "Nashville" sinks near Fort McAllister Georgia on this day in history.  

Mar 02   Congress authorizes track width of 4'8½" for Union Pacific RR in the year 1863.  

Mar 02   On this day in history congress authorizes track width of 4'8" for Union Pacific RR to be called the "Standard gauge "  

Mar 03   1st US wartime military conscription bill enacted on this day in history.  

Mar 03   Abraham Lincoln approves charter for National Academy of Sciences on this day in history.  

Mar 03   Congress authorizes a US mint at Carson City NV in the year 1863.  

Mar 03   Federal ironclad ships bomb Fort McAllister Georgia in the year 1863.  

Mar 03   On this day in history free city delivery of mail was authorized by the U.S. Postal Service.  

Mar 03   On this day in history gold certificates (currency) authorized by Congress  

Mar 03   Idaho Territory forms in the year 1863.  

Mar 03   US wartime military conscription bill enacted on this day in history.  

Mar 04   Battle of Thompson's Station, Tennessee on this day in history.  

Mar 04   On this day in history battle of Thompson's Station, TN  

Mar 04   On this day in history territory of Idaho established  

Mar 11   In the year 1863 andrew Stoddart, cricketer (My Dear Victorious Stod)  

Mar 11   On this day in history free city delivery of mail was authorized by the U.S. Postal Service.  

Mar 12   Adolf A Wolfschoon, Curacao, poet on this day in history.  

Mar 14   In the year 1863 rADM Farragut's squadron of 7 ships forces way up Mississippi River to support Union troops at Vicksburg and Baton Rouge  

Mar 17   Battle of Kelly's Ford, VA (211 casualities) on this day in history.  

Mar 17   In the year 1863 battle of Kelly's Ford, Virginia (211 casualities)  

Mar 17   In the year 1863 john Pelham, US Confederate artillery major, dies in battle at 24  

Mar 19   In the year 1863 the SS Georgiana, said to have been the most powerful Confederate cruiser, is destroyed on her maiden voyage with a cargo of munitions, medicines and merchandise then valued at over $1,000,000. The wreck was discovered on the same day and month, exactly 102 years later by then teenage diver and pioneer underwater archaeologist E. Lee Spence.  

Mar 20   On this day in history battle of Pensacola FL evacuated by Federals  

Mar 20   In the year 1863 battle of Pensacola FL -evacuated by Federals  

Mar 20   On this day in history battle of Pensacola FL: evacuated by Federals  

Mar 20   On this day in history ernesto Nazareth, composer  

Mar 21   Edwin Vose Sumner, US Union-general-major (Fair Oaks), dies at 66 in the year 1863.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1863

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1863 birth of aleko Konstantinov, Bulgarian writer (To Chicago & Back)  

Jan 01   Pierre de Coubertin, France, baron (revived Olympic games) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   In the year 1863 birth of lucia Zarate, became lightest known adult human (2.1 kg at 17)  

Jan 12   On this day in history birth of vivekananda, Calcutta, Hindu religious leader/reformer  

Jan 14   Pieter Oosterlee, Dutch educator was born in the year 1863.  

Jan 15   On this day in history birth of adolph Goldschmidt, German historian  

Jan 15   Wilhelm Marx, premier (Prussia) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 17   David Lloyd George, (L-PM-Britain, 1916-22) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1863

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   Roger Weightman Hanson, Confederate brig-gen, dies in battle at 35 on this day in history.  

Jan 09   On this day in history ferdinand Huber, composer, dies at 71  

Jan 10   Lyman Beecher, US Presbyterian clergyman, temperance movement leader (b. 1775) died on this day in history.  

Jan 17   In the year 1863 e J Horace Vernet, French painter, dies at 73  

Mar 11   In the year 1863 death of sir James Outram, 1st Baronet, English general (b. 1803)  

Mar 17   On this day in history john Pelham, US Confederate artillery major, dies in battle at 24  

Mar 21   Edwin Vose Sumner, US Union-general-major (Fair Oaks), dies at 66 on this day in history.  

Mar 28   James Cooper, US attorney/senator/Union-brig-general, dies at 52 on this day in history.  

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