On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1863

Historical Events

  • Battle at Upperville, Virginia, Union forces hold off Confederate advance, 389 causalities

Famous Birthdays

  • Max Wolf, German astronomer, pioneer in the field of astrophotography, born in Heidelberg, Germany (d. 1932)
1863 Highlights

About June 21, 1863

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer