Today in History:

Today In History

A Day in the History of the Civil War

Today is Sunday, January 24, 2021.

Birthdays


1820 John Milton Thayer, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1906
1828 Adam Jacoby Slemmer, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1868
1832 John Pegram, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1865

Events


1861 Arsenal at Augusta, Ga seized by Confederacy
1861 Federal troops from Ft Monroe are sent to Ft Pikens
1862 Romania principality arises under King Alexander Cuza

That's all for today

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