On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1863

Historical Events

  • Battle of Kelly's Ford, Virginia with 211 causalities

Famous Deaths

  • John Pelham, U.S. Confederate artillery major, dies in battle at 24
1863 Highlights

About March 17, 1863

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces