1866 in the United States

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1866 in the United States
Years: 1863 1864 186518661867 1868 1869

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36 stars (1865–67)

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History of the United States (1865–1918)

Events from the year 1866 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Federal Government[edit]

Governors[edit]

Lieutenant Governors[edit]

Events[edit]

January–March[edit]

  • January – The second and current United States Capitol dome is completed after 11 years of work.
  • February 13 – The first daylight bank robbery in United States history during peacetime takes place in Liberty, Missouri. This is considered to be the first robbery committed by Jesse James and his gang, although James's role is disputed.

April–June[edit]

July–September[edit]

October–December[edit]

Red Clouds war

Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]

  • March 3 – William Marmaduke Kavanaugh, United States Senator from Arkansas from in 1913. Died in 1915
  • September 2 – Hiram Johnson, United States Senator from California from 1917 till 1945. Died in 1945.

Deaths[edit]

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