On This Day

What Happened on March 25, 1863

Historical Events

Historic Event

1st US Army Medal of Honor awarded to six army soldiers by US Secretary of War Edwin Stanton in Washington

  • Skirmish at Brentwood, Tennessee

Famous Birthdays

  • Simon Flexner, American pathologist (d. 1946)
1863 Highlights

About March 25, 1863

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries