On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1863

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Samuel Clemens first uses the pen name Mark Twain in a Virginia City newspaper, the "Territorial Enterprise"

Author Mark Twain
Mark Twain

1863 Highlights

About February 3, 1863

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 1 month and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius