On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 1868

Historical Events

  • Battle of Alcolea, causes Queen Isabella II of Spain to flee to France
  • Opelousas Massacre at St Landry Parish Louisiana (200 blacks killed)

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas Carmichael Hindman, Jr., American attorney, and Confederate Army Major General, assassinated at 40
1868 Highlights

About September 28, 1868

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 153 years and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra