On This Day

What Happened on April 17, 1865

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Mary Surratt is arrested as a conspirator in Lincoln's assassination

Famous Birthdays

  • Ursula Led√≥chowska, Polish-Austrian Catholic saint and foundress of the Ursulines of the Agonizing Heart of Jesus, born in Loosdorf, Austrian Empire (d. 1939)