# What Day of the Week

What day of the week is this date?

## 1865 Calendar

January
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
February
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728
March
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
April
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30
May
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031
June
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930
July
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031
August
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031
September
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
October
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
November
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930
December
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31

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### 1865 Historical Event(s)

•  February 1, 1865 – President Abraham Lincoln signs the Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution.
•  April 9, 1865 – American Civil War: Robert E. Lee surrenders the Army of Northern Virginia (26,765 troops) to Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Courthouse, Virginia, effectively ending the war.
•  April 10, 1865 – American Civil War: A day after his surrender to Union forces, Confederate General Robert E. Lee addresses his troops for the last time.
•  April 12, 1865 – American Civil War: Mobile, Alabama, falls to the Union Army.
•  April 14, 1865 – U.S. President Abraham Lincoln is assassinated in Ford’s Theatre by John Wilkes Booth.
•  April 15, 1865 – Abraham Lincoln dies without regaining consciousness after being shot the previous evening by actor John Wilkes Booth.
•  May 13, 1865 – American Civil War: Battle of Palmito Ranch – in far south Texas, more than a month after Confederate General Robert E. Lee’s surrender, the last land battle of the Civil War ends with a Confederate victory.
•  July 21, 1865 – In the market square of Springfield, Missouri, Wild Bill Hickok shoots and kills Davis Tutt in what is regarded as the first western showdown.
•  November 26, 1865 – Battle of Papudo: A Spanish navy Schooner is defeated by a Chilean Corvette north of Valparaiso, Chile.

### Who Were Born On 1865?

•  January 3, 1865 – Henry Lytton, British actor and opera singer (d. 1936)
•  January 31, 1865 – Shastriji Maharaj, Indian spiritual leader (d. 1951)
•  March 19, 1865 – William Morton Wheeler, American entomologist and myrmecologist (d. 1937)
•  April 23, 1865 – Ali-Agha Shikhlinski, Russian-Azerbaijani general (d. 1943)
•  June 3, 1865 – George V of the United Kingdom (d. 1936)
•  June 9, 1865 – Carl Nielsen, Danish composer (d. 1931)
•  July 14, 1865 – Arthur Capper, American newspaper publisher and politician (d. 1951)
•  August 4, 1865 – Gus Kempis, South African cricketer (d. 1890)
•  October 1, 1865 – Paul Dukas, French composer (d. 1935)
•  December 30, 1865 – Rudyard Kipling, English writer, Nobel laureate (d. 1936)