What Happened on October 16, 1859

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Abolitionist John Brown leads 21 in raid on federal arsenal at Harper's Ferry, Viringia

Abolitionist John Brown
Abolitionist
John Brown

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