What Happened on April 16, 1861

Historical Events

Historic Event

US President Abraham Lincoln outlaws business with Confederate States (US Civil War)

Famous Birthdays

  • Isaac Murphy, American jockey (won 628 races), born in Clark County, Kentucky (d. 1896)
1861 Highlights

About April 16, 1861

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 161 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries