On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1865

Historical Events

  • Several Confederate veterans form Ku Klux Klan in Pulaski, Tennessee

Famous Deaths

  • Sir Charles Lock Eastlake, British painter and writer (b. 1793)
1865 Highlights

About December 24, 1865

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 155 years and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn