On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1865

Historical Events

Appointment of Interest

Confederate President Jefferson Davis names 3 peace commissioners

Famous Birthdays

  • Kaarlo Juho Ståhlberg, first president of Finland (d. 1952)
  • Lala Lajpat Rai, Indian freedom fighter (d. 1928)
1865 Highlights

About January 28, 1865

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius