On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 1865

Historical Events

  • Paul Bogle led hundreds of black men and women in a march in Jamaica, starting the Morant Bay rebellion.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Andrew Johnson paroles Confederate States VP Alexander H. Stephens

Confederate States VP Alexander H. Stephens
Confederate States VP
Alexander H. Stephens
17th US President Andrew Johnson
17th US President
Andrew Johnson

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans E. Kinck, Norwegian philological and writer (Mot Karnaval), born in Øksfjord, Norway (d. 1926)
1865 Highlights

About October 11, 1865

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 155 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra