February 13, 1861 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Abraham Lincoln declared US president in Washington, D.C.

US President Abraham Lincoln
US President
Abraham Lincoln
  • Col Bernard Irwin attacks & defeats hostile Chiricahua Indians
  • First military action to result in Congressional Medal of Honor, Arizona

Birthdays in History

  • Uchimura Kanzo, religious writer (How I Became a Christian), born in Tokyo, Japan