On This Day

What Happened on April 4, 1861

Famous Deaths

  • John McLean, American Supreme Court Justice (1829-61) and Postmaster General, dies at 76
1861 Highlights

About April 4, 1861

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries