On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1862

Historical Events

  • Federal fleet attack on Roanoke Island NC

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernard Maybeck, US architect (Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco)

Famous Deaths

  • František Jan Škroup, Czech composer (Kde domov můj? - Czech national anthem), dies at 61
1862 Highlights

About February 7, 1862

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius