On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 1862

Historical Events

  • Battle of Roanoke Island NC, Federals gain control of Pamlico Sound
  • Opera "Lily of Killarney" premieres in London
1862 Highlights

About February 8, 1862

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 159 years and 10 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius