What Happened on April 15, 1861

Historical Events

US History

Federal army (75,000 volunteers) mobilized by US President Abraham Lincoln (US Civil War)

Famous Birthdays

  • Bliss Carman, Canadian poet, born in Fredericton, New Brunswick (d. 1929)
Born in 1861
1861 Highlights

About April 15, 1861

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 162 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries