What Happened on March 4, 1865

Historical Events

John Wilkes Booth at Lincoln's Inauguration

Abraham Lincoln inaugurated for his 2nd term as US President. The man who would assassinate him weeks later, John Wilkes Booth, is photographed attending the inauguration.

  • US Confederate congress approves final design of "official flag"

About March 4, 1865

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces