What Happened on February 11, 1812

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Massachusetts Governor Elbridge Gerry signs a redistricting bill - first "gerrymander"

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Alexander H. Stephens, US Confederate Vice President, born in Crawfordville, Georgia (d. 1883)

Confederate States VP Alexander H. Stephens
Confederate States VP
Alexander H. Stephens
  • Benjamin Franklin Sands, Commander (Union Navy), (d. 1883)