On This Day

January 31, 1861 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Friedrich Hebbel's "Siegfrieds Tod" premieres in Weimar
  • State of Louisiana takes over US Mint at New Orleans (U.S Civil War)

Deaths in History

  • Franciscus J van Vree, Dutch Catholic foreman, dies at 53
1861 in History