On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1861

Historical Events

  • Georgia secedes from the Union (US Civil War)
  • Mississippi troops take Fort Massachusetts and Ship Island (US Civil War)
1861 Highlights

About January 19, 1861

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn