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Confederate Holidays


January

3rd Monday is Confederate Heroes Day
9 Mississippi secession
10 Florida secession
11 Alabama secession
19 General Robert E. Lee's birthday (1807)
19 Georgia secession

26 Louisiana secession
   

February 
1 Texas secession
22 Confederate Inauguration Day: President Jefferson Davis was sworn in as first President of

     the Confederate States of America (1862).
   

March 
4 Confederate Flag Day
10 General Stonewall Jackson died (1863)
10 Confederate Memorial Day (North Carolina and South Carolina)
28 Battle of Glorieta Pass
   

April 

9 Appomattox
12 Fort Sumter
25 Confederate Flag flew in Denver on this day!
26 Confederate Memorial Day in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, and Missouri
   

May 
2 Arkansas secession
7 Virginia secession
10 General Stonewall Jackson Memorial Day
10 Confederate Memorial Day in North Carolina and South Carolina
 30 Confederate Memorial Day in Virginia
   

June 
3 Jefferson Davis birthday
3 Confederate Memorial Day in Kentucky, Louisiana, and Tennessee
14 Col. Sampson Folsom birthday (1820)  Col. Sampson Folsom raised the first battalion of

     Choctaws to serve the Confederacy, and was a Colonel of a regiment of Choctaws under

     the command of General Albert Pike.
   

July 
1 The day the Battle flag was removed from the South Carolina statehouse, Columbia, South

   Carolina
2 North Carolina and Tennessee secession
   

September 
14 General Sterling Price birthday
   

October 
12 General Robert E. Lee died (1870)
31 Missouri secession
   

December 
6 President Jefferson Davis died (1889)
10 Kentucky secession
20 South Carolina secession