Historical Events on April 14, 1865

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Mobile, Alabama is captured

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U.S. Secretary of State William H. Seward and his family are attacked in his home by Lewis Powell.

US Secretary of State William H. Seward
US Secretary of State
William H. Seward

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US President Abraham Lincoln is shot by John Wilkes Booth at Ford's Theater in Washington

US President Abraham Lincoln
US President
Abraham Lincoln