On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 1861

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jefferson Davis of Mississippi and 4 other southern senators resign (U.S Civil War)

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

1861 Highlights

About January 21, 1861

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius