On This Day

What Happened on February 4, 1865

Historical Events

  • Hawaiian Board of Education formed

Historic Event

Robert E. Lee is named general-in-chief of Confederate forces

Confederate General Robert E. Lee
Confederate General
Robert E. Lee

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Bally, Swiss linguist (Le langage et la vie)
1865 Highlights

About February 4, 1865

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius