What Happened on December 26, 1860

Historical Events

  • First ever inter-club football match between Hallam F.C. and Sheffield F.C. at Sandygate Road ground in Sheffield, England

Event of Interest

Maiden voyage of 1st steamship owned by 1 man (Cornelius Vanderbilt)

  • Major Robert Anderson, under cover of darkness, concentrates his small force at Ft Sumter
1860 History

About December 26, 1860

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 162 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn