On This Day

What Happened on December 17, 1862

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

General Ulysses S. Grant issues order #11, expelling Jews from Tennessee

Union General and US President Ulysses S. Grant
Union General and US President
Ulysses S. Grant

1862 Highlights

About December 17, 1862

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 157 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius