On This Day

What Happened on February 20, 1861

Historical Events

  • Navy of the Confederate States (CSN) forms (US Civil War)

Famous Birthdays

  • Nicolaas van Meeteren, Curacao, folklorist
1861 Highlights

About February 20, 1861

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 9 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces