On This Day

What Happened on June 10, 1861

Historical Events

  • Battle of Big Bethel Virginia (Bethel Church, Great Bethal)-Union retreats

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph Cuypers, Dutch architect (St Bavo, Haarlem), born in Roermond, the Netherlands (d. 1949)
  • Pierre Duhem, French naturalist, philosopher and historian, born in Paris (d. 1916)
1861 Highlights

About June 10, 1861

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini