On This Day

What Happened on September 10, 1861

Historical Events

  • -15] Battle at Cheat Mountain, Elkwater, West Virginia
  • Battle of Carnifex Ferry in Virginia, 170 casualties

Famous Birthdays

  • Niels Hansen Jacobsen, Danish sculptor and ceramist (Trold, der vejrer kristenblod), born in Vejen, Denmark (d. 1941)
1861 Highlights

About September 10, 1861

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo