On This Day

What Happened on February 6, 1861

Historical Events

  • 1st meeting of Provisional Congress of Confederate States of America (US Civil War)
  • British Vice-Admiral Robert Fitzroy issues first storm warnings for ships
1861 Highlights

About February 6, 1861

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius