On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1861

Historical Events

Historic Event

Confederate President Jefferson Davis inaugurated at Montgomery, Alabama (US Civil War)

Historic Event

King Victor Emmanuel II of Sardinia becomes first King of Italy


Famous Deaths

  • Louis C Luzac, Dutch minister of Internal Affairs, dies at 74
1861 Highlights

About February 18, 1861

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 9 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius