On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1863

Historical Events

  • American Civil War: Massachusetts Governor receives permission from Secretary of War to raise a militia organization for men of African descent (54th Massachusetts Regiment)
1863 Highlights

About January 26, 1863

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius