On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1861

Historical Events

  • Dike breaks in Gelderland, Netherlands
  • Texas secedes from the Union (which precipitates the American Civil War)
1861 Highlights

About February 1, 1861

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius