What Happened on July 11, 1863

Historical Events

  • Battle at Green River, Kentucky (Morgan's Ohio Raid)
  • Japanese battle cruiser shoots at Dutch warship Medusa, kills 4
  • US military holds 1st draft lottery in New York City; exemptions are offered at cost of $300, a fee only the wealthy could afford
1863 History

About July 11, 1863

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer