On This Day

What Happened on September 23, 1862

Historical Events

  • Lincoln's Emancipation is published in Northern Newspapers

The <b>German</b> EmpireThe German Empire

Otto von Bismarck appointed Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Prussia by King Wilhelm I

German Statesman Otto von Bismarck
German Statesman
Otto von Bismarck

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Russian novelist and author of "War and Peace" Leo Tolstoy (34) marries Sophia Andreevna Behrs (18) daughter of a physician

Novelist Leo Tolstoy
Novelist
Leo Tolstoy

1862 Highlights

About September 23, 1862

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra