What Happened on January 10, 1862

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Battle of Big Sandy River, KY (Middle Creek)
  • Romney expedition, West Virginia starts (US Civil War)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Samuel Colt, American inventor (6 shot revolver), dies at 47

Inventor/Industrialist Samuel Colt
Inventor/Industrialist
Samuel Colt