Results for: 1861

In History of the United States

What happened in 1861?

In 1861 the civil war started in America. A list of other important events throughout the year appears below: January · Mississippi spits from the Union. · Flori (MORE)
In Political Office Holders

Who was the president in 1861?

This depends on the country. See related questions or re-ask your question specifying the country. United States: James Buchanan , replaced by Abraham Lincoln on March 4. (MORE)
In US Coins

What is the value of an 1861 US nickel?

The first nickels were minted in 1866. Prior to that time 5-cent coins were smaller, made from silver, and called half-dimes. If you have a coin that says HALF DIME on the b (MORE)
In US Presidents

Who was elected in 1861?

In 1861, Abraham Lincoln was elected president of the UnitedStates. Lincoln served until his assassination on April 15, 1865.
In Cars & Vehicles

Are there cars in 1861?

Yes. The first vehicle to move under its own power for which there is a record was designed by Nicholas Joseph Cugnot and constructed by M. Brezin in 1769. http://www.ausbcom (MORE)
In US Presidents

How old was Abraham Lincoln in 1861?

Abraham Lincoln was born on Feburary 12, 1809, meaning that, at the beginning of 1861, he was 51 years old, and by the end of the year, and the time of his presidency, he was (MORE)
In History of Europe

Serfs in 1861?

Answer No. Not in Europe and 1861 was well past the middle ages. In the United States there were still slaves so in a sense there were still serfs. Answer The serfs of the (MORE)
In History of the United States

What is 1861-1865 from?

The American Civil War occurred during this time period (1861-1865). It was a time of violence and stupidity. Generals of the North were unable to completely bring the Confe (MORE)
In Aspirin

Was there aspirin in 1861?

Old herbal remedies (eg from willow bark) that contained salicylicacid have been used since ancient times. However Aspirin(acetylsalicylic acid) was first made in 1853. So, YE (MORE)