On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1861

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Abraham Lincoln orders reinforcements be sent to Missouri

16th US President Abraham Lincoln
16th US President
Abraham Lincoln

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About August 15, 1861

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 6 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo