On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 1863

Historical Events

  • Grant is given command of Union forces in West

Famous Birthdays

  • Austen Chamberlain, British Foreign Secretary (Nobel 1925)
1863 Highlights

About October 16, 1863

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra