On This Day

What Happened on December 11, 1862

Historical Events

Battle of Interest

Battle of Fredricksburg in Virginia begins between Robert E. Lee's Confederate Army of Northern Virginia and the Union Army of the Potomac, commanded by Major General Ambrose Burnside

1862 Highlights

About December 11, 1862

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius