On This Day

What Happened on September 1, 1861

Historical Events

  • Grant assumes command of Federal forces at Cape Girardeau MI
  • Skirmishes at Boone Court House WV & Blue Creek WV
1861 Highlights

About September 1, 1861

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo