What Happened on January 2, 1863

Historical Events

  • Battle of Murfreesboro (Stone's River) ends

Famous Birthdays

  • Lucia Zarate, Mexican entertainer (lightest known adult human - 2.1 kg at 17), born in Veracruz, Mexico (d. 1890)
Born in 1863

Famous Deaths

  • Roger Weightman Hanson, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies in Battle of Murfreesboro at 35
1863 Highlights

About January 2, 1863

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn