On This Day

What Happened on March 28, 1862

Historical Events

  • Skirmish at Bealeton Station, Virginia

Famous Birthdays

  • Aristide Briand, 11 time Prime Minister of France (1909-22) and 1926 Nobel Peace Prize winner, born in Nantes, France (d. 1932)
  • George William Louis Marshall-Hall, English composer, born in London (d. 1915)
1862 Highlights

About March 28, 1862

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 7 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries