What Happened on June 29, 1861

Famous Birthdays

  • William James Mayo, American surgeon and co-founder (Mayo Clinic in Minnesota), born in Le Sueur, Minnesota (d. 1939)
Born in 1861

Famous Deaths

Elizabeth Barrett BrowningElizabeth Barrett Browning (1806-1861)

British poet and writer ("How Do I Love thee"), dies at 55

1861 Highlights

About June 29, 1861

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 161 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer