Jan January
Feb February
Mar March
Apr April
May May
Jun June
Jul July
Aug August
Sep September
Oct October
Nov November
Dec December

This Day in Georgia History

November 06, 1861

Davis and Stephens Officially Elected

Voters of Georgia and other southern states went to the polls to cast to officially elect Jefferson Davis as president and Alexander Stephens of Georgia as vice president of the permanent Confederate government. Both had been elected to head the provisional government in February 1861.