On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1861

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

General George McClellan made general in chief of Union armies

Union General George McClellan
Union General
George McClellan

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About November 1, 1861

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio