Advertisements
| Birthdays | Events | Holidays | Inventions

Historical Events In 1862

Wednesday, 20 November 2019

Aug 28   Belle Boyd released from Old Capital Prison in Washington, DC in the year 1862.  

Aug 29   2nd Battle of Bull Run (Manassas) begins on this day in history.  

Aug 29   Battle of Aspromonte-Italian royal forces defeat rebels on this day in history.  

Aug 29   P M B Maurice Maeterlinck, Belgium, poet (Blue Bird, Nobel 1911) on this day in history.  

Aug 29   On this day in history uS Bureau of Engraving & Printing begins operation  

Aug 30   2nd Battle of Bull Run in the year 1862.  

Aug 30   On this day in history battle of 2nd Manassas-Pope defeated by Lee-Battle of Richmond, KY  

Aug 30   Battle of Altamont-Confederates beat Union forces in Tennessee on this day in history.  

Aug 30   Confederate troops defeat Union forces at the Second Battle of Bull Run in Manassas, VA in the year 1862.  

Aug 31   George William Taylor, US Union brig-general, dies in battle on this day in history.  

Sep 01   On this day in history adolphe Appia, Swiss set designer/theorist  

Sep 01   Battle at Chantilly (Ox Hill) Virginia (2100 casualties) on this day in history.  

Sep 01   Isaac Ingalls Stevens, US Union general-major, dies in battle at 44 in the year 1862.  

Sep 01   In the year 1862 severe action at Chantilly, Virginia  

Sep 02   Thornton F Brodhead, US lawyer/politician/brig-general, dies at 40 in the year 1862.  

Sep 04   On this day in history gen Lee invades North with 50,000 Confederate troops  

Sep 04   In the year 1862 north Beach &Mission Railway Company organized in SF  

Sep 05   On this day in history lee crosses Potomac & enters Maryland  

Sep 05   On this day in history lee crosses the Potomac &enters Maryland  

Sep 06   Stonewall Jackson occupies Frederick, Maryland on this day in history.  

Sep 06   In the year 1862 stonewall Jackson occupies Fredrick, Maryland  

Sep 09   Lee splits his army & sends Jackson to capture Harpers Ferry in the year 1862.  

Sep 09   On this day in history lee splits his army &sends Jackson to capture Harpers Ferry  

Sep 10   In the year 1862 carlos A Lopez, president of Paraguay (1844-62), dies at 71  

Sep 11   O Henry, [William Sydney Porter], short story writer on this day in history.  

Sep 12   Battle of Harpers Ferry VA in the year 1862.  

Sep 13   On this day in history dirk Bos, Dutch liberal 2nd Member of parliament  

Sep 14   On this day in history battle at Crampton's Gap: Union troops chases away Confederates  

Sep 14   Jesse Lee Reno, Union general-major (Reno Nevada), dies at 39 in the year 1862.  

Sep 15   On this day in history confederates conquer Union-weapon arsenal at Harpers Ferry WV  

Sep 15   Stonewall Jackson takes Harpers Ferry on this day in history.  

Sep 16   Battle of Antietam, bloodiest day in Civil War (Sharpsburg Md) on this day in history.  

Sep 16   Gen Bragg's army surrounds 4000 federals at Munfordville, KY on this day in history.  

Sep 17   Battle of Cumberland Gap, TN-evacuted by Federals in the year 1862.  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Birthdays In 1862

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Snitz Edwards, Hungary, actor (College, Phantom of the Opera) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Sir Matthew Nathan, British Governor of Queensland and other places (d. 1939) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 08   On this day in history birth of frank Nelson Doubleday, publisher/founder (Doubleday & Co)  

Jan 17   On this day in history birth of john E Akkeringa, Dutch painter/etcher  

Jan 23   David Hilbert, K√∂nigsberg East Prussia, mathematician was born on this day in history.  

Jan 24   In the year 1862 birth of edith Wharton[-Jones], US, novelist (Ethan Frome, House of Mirth)  

Jan 29   On this day in history birth of frederick Delius, Bradford England, composer (Hiawatha)  

Jan 30   On this day in history birth of walter Johannes Damrosch, composer  

Famous Deaths In 1862

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history death of mikhail Vasilievich Ostrogradsky, Russian physicist (b. 1801)  

Jan 05   Joseph Frohlich, composer, dies at 81 in the year 1862.  

Jan 10   Samuel Colt, inventor (6 shot revolver), dies at 47 on this day in history.  

Jan 18   On this day in history john Tyler, 10th US pres (1841-45), dies in Richmond Va at 71  

Jan 20   Felix Zollicoffer, Gen killed after mistakenly riding into Union lines died in the year 1862.  

Jan 24   On this day in history james McIntosh, US confederate brig-gen, dies in battle at about 33  

Feb 03   Jean-Baptiste Biot, French physicist/astronomer, dies at 87 in the year 1862.  

Feb 07   On this day in history frantisek Jan Skroup, composer, dies at 61  

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Do you support impeachment of US president Donald Trump?
Yes
No
Don't Know