On This Day

What Happened on January 18, 1862

Historical Events

  • Confederate Territory of Arizona forms

Famous Deaths


Person of interestJohn Tyler

John Tyler, 10th US President (1841-45), dies in Richmond Va at 71

10th US President John Tyler
10th US President
John Tyler

1862 Highlights

About January 18, 1862

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn