The year 1861 has a special significance of its own in India and world history. Let us know some such important events of the year 1861 such as: born famous people, death of famous people, war treaty, independence of a country, invention of new technology, change of power, important national and international day etc., knowing which your general Knowledge will increase.
|An American man named Cott Ling made a machine gun.
|Cherrapunji in Assam received 9,300 milliliters of rain, which became a world record.
|California Justice Stephen J. Fields sent the first intercontinental telegraph message to US President Lincoln.
|Madan Mohan Malviya, a social worker and the leader of Kashi Hindu University, was born in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.
|The city of Mendona in Argentina was completely devastated by a powerful earthquake.
|American Civil War: Alabama seceded from the United Nations.
|Colorado was established as a territory of the United States.
|The first Taranaki war ended in New Zealand.
|American Civil War: Virginia seceded from the United States.
|The Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce was established.
|Francis Peerpont was elected provisional governor of West Virginia.
|The US Congress authorized the money inscribed on paper.
|John Fremons proposed to free the slaves of the Missouri rebels.
|Savings Bank opened in British Post Office.
|The sale of federal postage stamps began.
|The University of Washington was established in Seattle.
|US bank stopped payments over gold.
|American Civil War-Jefferson Davis was named as the provisional president of the Confederate States of America.
|The Emancipation Manifesto of Tsar Alexander II wasproclaimed, abolishing serfdom in Imperial Russia.
|Inaugurating the US Civil War, Confederate forces started firing at Fort Sumer at Fort Sumer at Charleston, South Carolina.
|The first bloodshed of the US civil war, war occurred when Confederate Sympathy in Baltimore, Maryland, on the members of Massachusetts Military N Marg, Washington, D.C.
|In the first battle of Bull Run, American Citizen War, Joseph E. Johnsand P. Yes. Tea. The first major ground battle led by Irwin McDowell, the Army, under the Burgard.
|With the passage of the Revenue Act, the US government released the first income tax -3% of all income in $ 800 (later rescued in 1872).
|The Battle of Creek of American Civil War-Wesman, the first major battle of the West of the Missippi River.
|The army of the American Civil Wrong-Sangha successfully enhanced its strategy by capturing two federal forts on external banks in North Carolina.
|The Toronto Stock Exchange, the best and petro chemical companies listed in the world were established.
|American Citizen War-future US President Elis S. Grant Mississippi County was engaged in his first fighter lead role in Belmont's battle in Missouri.
|American Citizen War-USS San Jacinto stopped the British Melship Trent and arrested two Confederate messengers for Europe, creating a major diplomatic crisis between the United Kingdom and the United States.
|The forces led by an anti-colonial guerrilla Nagyun Troung Trok in South Vietnam drowned the French Lorcha Elaspence.