January 10, 1862 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

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

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

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

Inventor/Industrialist Samuel Colt
Inventor/Industrialist
Samuel Colt