On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1861

Historical Events

  • General McDowell advances toward Fairfax Courthouse, Virginia with 40,000 troops
  • Naval Engagement at Wilmington North Carolina - USS Daylight establishes blockade
1861 Highlights

About July 14, 1861

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 4 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer