Historical Events In 1865
Sunday, 07 March 2021
Apr 14 In the year 1865 john Wiles Booth murders president Lincoln "But apart from that, Mrs Lincoln, how was the play?"
Apr 14 In the year 1865 john Wilkes Booth shoots Abraham Lincoln
Apr 14 Mobile, Alabama is captured on this day in history.
Apr 14 Pres Abraham Lincoln shot in Ford's Theatre by John Wilkes Booth on this day in history.
Apr 15 Otto von Bismarck elevated to earl in the year 1865.
Apr 15 In the year 1865 the American president Abraham Lincoln is assassinated while watching a play
Apr 16 On this day in history battle of Columbus & West Point, GA (Ft Tyler)
Apr 16 In the year 1865 robert C Tyler, US Confederate brig-general, dies in battle
Apr 17 Mary Surratt is arrested as a conspirator in Lincoln's assassination on this day in history.
Apr 18 In the year 1865 confederate Gen Johnson surrendered to Gen Sherman in North Carolina
Apr 20 In the year 1865 chicago's Crosby Opera House opens
Apr 20 Safety matches were first advertised this day on this day in history.
Apr 21 Abraham Lincoln's funeral train leaves Washington in the year 1865.
Apr 22 In the year 1865 francis Washburn, US Union colonel/gen major, dies of injuries
Apr 23 James Dearing, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 24 on this day in history.
Apr 24 On this day in history fire alarm & police telegraph system put into operation (SF)
Apr 26 On this day in history a De Gasparis discovers asteroid #83 Beatrix
Apr 26 On this day in history battle of Durham Station, NC (Greensboro)
Apr 26 In the year 1865 charles J Sax, Belgian inventor (saxophone), dies at 74
Apr 26 Gen Joseph E Johnston surrenders the Army of Tennessee, at Durham, NC in the year 1865.
Apr 26 In the year 1865 john Wilkes Booth assassin, is shot dead near Bowling Green, VA
Apr 27 1,450 paroled Union POWs killed when steamer "Sultana" blows up in the year 1865.
Apr 27 Body of John Wilkes Booth brought to Washington Navy Yard on this day in history.
Apr 27 Cornell University (Ithaca NY) is chartered in the year 1865.
Apr 27 In the year 1865 emile Erens, Dutch Hagiographer (Pastor of Ars)
Apr 27 Steamboat "Sultana" explodes in Mississippi River, kills up to 2,000 in the year 1865.
Apr 28 In the year 1865 giacomo Meyerbeer's opera "L'Africaine," premieres in Paris
Apr 30 In the year 1865 -5/1] Gen Shermans "Haines's Bluff" at Snyder's Mill, Virginia
May 02 On this day in history pres Johnson offers $100,000 reward for capture of Jefferson Davis
May 02 In the year 1865 president Johnson offers $100,000 reward for capture of Jefferson Davis
May 04 In the year 1865 battle of Citronville AL; Richard Taylor surrenders
May 04 Battle of Citronville, AL; Richard Taylor surrenders in the year 1865.
May 04 On this day in history battle of Mobile AL
May 05 1st US train robbery (North Bend Ohio) in the year 1865.