On This Day

What Happened on February 4, 1861

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Confederate constitutional convention meets for 1st time; Jefferson Davis elected President of Confederacy (US Civil War)

President of the Confederate States of America Jefferson Davis
President of the Confederate States of America
Jefferson Davis

1861 Highlights

About February 4, 1861

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

Star Sign: Aquarius