On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1861

Historical Events

  • Government Printing Office purchases 1st printing plant, Washington
  • US creates Dakota & Nevada Territories out of the Nebraska & Utah territories
1861 Highlights

About March 2, 1861

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces