On This Day

September 23, 1862 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Lincoln's Emancipation is published in Northern Newspapers

The <b>German</b> EmpireThe German Empire

Otto von Bismarck appointed Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Prussia by King Wilhelm I

German Statesman Otto von Bismarck
German Statesman
Otto von Bismarck

Weddings in History

LoveWedding of Interest

Russian novelist and author of "War and Peace" Leo Tolstoy (34) marries Sophia Andreevna Behrs (18) daughter of a physician

Novelist Leo Tolstoy
Leo Tolstoy