On This Day

What Happened on January 31, 1863

Historical Events

  • 1st black Civil War regiment, South Carolina Volunteers, mustered into US army

Famous Birthdays

  • Henri Berr, French philosopher (Revue de synthèse), born in Lunéville, France (d. 1954)
1863 Highlights

About January 31, 1863

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius