Historical Events In 1861
Thursday, 19 September 2019
Jul 21 Battle of first Bull Run in the year 1861.
Jul 21 Francis Stebbins Bartow, Confederate colonel, dies in battle at 44 in the year 1861.
Jul 21 On this day in history the first major battle of Civil War ends (Bull Run), Va-South wins
Jul 22 On this day in history barnard Elliot Bee, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 37
Jul 23 Alexander W F Idenburg, gov-gen of Neth Indies (1909-16) on this day in history.
Jul 24 Skirmish at Taylor Mountain, (W)VA on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 1861 washington DC
Jul 27 On this day in history battle of Mathias Point, VA
Jul 27 In the year 1861 union Gen George McClellan took command of Potamic Army
Jul 29 In the year 1861 alica Hathaway Lee Roosevelt, 1st wife of Theodore Roosevelt
Jul 31 In the year 1861 9,300 mm rainfall in July in Cherrapunji, Assam: world record
Aug 01 Brazil recognizes Confederacy in the year 1861.
Aug 01 Sam Jones, cricketer (Australian batsman of 1880's) in the year 1861.
Aug 02 Skirmish at Dug Springs, MI in the year 1861.
Aug 03 In the year 1861 federal fleet bombs Galveston Texas
Aug 03 First manned balloon from a ship used to observe Confederate artillery position at Hampton Roads, VA in the year 1861.
Aug 05 Enlistment increases from 3 months to 2 years in the year 1861.
Aug 05 US Army abolishes flogging in the year 1861.
Aug 05 US levies its first Income Tax (3% of incomes over $800) in the year 1861.
Aug 06 Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt, 2nd wife of Theodore Roosevelt on this day in history.
Aug 06 Lexington KY-Union milt camp forms in neutral state in the year 1861.
Aug 08 In the year 1861 william Bateson, English biologist (originator of term "genetics")
Aug 09 On this day in history wilhelm Berger, composer
Aug 10 Almroth Wright, Yorkshire England, bacteriologist in the year 1861.
Aug 10 Battle of Wilson's Creek MO (Springfield, Oak Hills)-Gen Lyon killed on this day in history.
Aug 10 In the year 1861 nathaniel Lyon, US Union brig-gen, dies in battle at 43
Aug 12 In the year 1861 skirmish at Texas-rebels are attacked by Apache Indians
Aug 14 On this day in history 79th NY troops mutinies
Aug 14 Bion Joseph Arnold, electrical engineer/inventor in the year 1861.
Aug 15 On this day in history lincoln directs reinforcements to be sent to MO
Aug 16 In the year 1861 pres Lincoln prohibits Union states from trading with Confederacy
Aug 19 On this day in history confederacy Congress allies with govt of MO
Aug 20 In the year 1861 skirmish at Jonesboro MO
Aug 27 Battle of Cape Hatteras SC-Union troops take Ft Clark in the year 1861.