On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1865

Historical Events

  • -9] Battle at Blakely Alabama
  • Battle of 5 Forks Virginia, signalling end of Lee's army

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Zsigmondy, German chemist (Nobel-1925)

Famous Deaths

  • Giuditta Pasta, Italian soprano, dies at 67
1865 Highlights

About April 1, 1865

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 155 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries