On This Day

What Happened on January 13, 1865

Historical Events

  • Second Battle of Fort Fisher: A force of 58 Union ships and over 8,000 troops converge on Fort Fisher, North Carolina

Famous Birthdays

  • Princess Marie of Orléans (d. 1908)
1865 Highlights

About January 13, 1865

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 9 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn