On This Day

What Happened on March 28, 1862

Historical Events

  • Skirmish at Bealeton Station, Virginia

Famous Birthdays

Aristide Briand

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? 159 years, 7 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries