Year 1860 in History

Events in History

  • Apr 13 1st Pony Express reaches Sacramento, California
  • Jun 30 Famous debate on Charles Darwin's theory of evolution held at the Oxford University Museum and dominated by arguments between Thomas Henry Huxley and Bishop Samuel Wilberforce

Historical Marriages

  • May 22 US Major General George McClellan (33) weds Mary Ellen Marcy at Calvary Church in NYC, New York
  • Nov 11 1st Jewish wedding in Buenos Aires Argentina