On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1861

Historical Events

  • Battle of Mathias Point, Virginia Union forces attack Confederate batteries
  • Tennessee becomes 11th (& last) state to secede from Union
1861 Highlights

About June 24, 1861

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer