On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1861

Historical Events


<b>President Inaugurated</b>President Inaugurated

Abraham Lincoln is inaugurated as the 16th US President

16th US President Abraham Lincoln
16th US President
Abraham Lincoln
  • Confederate States adopt "Stars & Bars" flag (US Civil War)
1861 Highlights

About March 4, 1861

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces