What Happened on May 10, 1865

Historical Events

Historic Event

Confederate President Jefferson Davis captured by Union troops at Irwinsville Georgia (US Civil War)

  • Major General Sam Jones, the Confederate military leader in Florida, South Carolina and South Georgia, surrenders to Union forces
1865 Highlights

About May 10, 1865

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 157 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus