On This Day

What Happened on January 10, 1863

Historical Events

  • 1st underground railway opens in London
  • General McClernand's Union troops surround Fort Hindman, Arkansas
  • January uprising begins in Poland

Famous Deaths

  • Lyman Beecher, US Presbyterian clergyman, temperance movement leader (b. 1775)
1863 Highlights

About January 10, 1863

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn