On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 1861

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dorothea Dix offers help in setting up hospitals for the Union Army

Nurse and Social Activist Dorothea Dix
Nurse and Social Activist
Dorothea Dix

1861 Highlights

About May 29, 1861

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 159 years and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini