Today in History:

Today In History

A Day in the History of the Civil War

Today is Thursday, February 13, 2020.

Birthdays


1831 John Aaron Rawlins, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1869
1833 William Whedbee Kirkland, Brig Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1915
1837 Valentin de Zubiaurre y Unionbarrenechea, composer

Events


1860 King Basse Kajuara departs Boni South-Celebes
1861 1st military action to result in Congressional Medal of Honor, AZ
1861 Col Bernard Irwin attacks & defeats hostile Chiricahua Indians
1861 Abraham Lincoln declared president
1862 -Feb 16th) Siege of Ft Donelson TN
1864 Miridian Campaign fighting at Chunky Creek & Wyatt, Mississippi

That's all for today

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