Historical Events In 1862
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
Sep 17 Battle of Sharpsburg (Antietam)-bloodiest day of the Civil War in the year 1862.
Sep 17 On this day in history lawrence O'Bryan Branch, (Rep-D)/Confederate brig-general, dies at 41
Sep 18 In the year 1862 confederate armies officially divide into corps
Sep 19 -20] Battle at Blackford's Ford Virginia in the year 1862.
Sep 19 Adeline De Walt Reynolds, Benton County IA, actress (Son of Dracula) in the year 1862.
Sep 19 Battle of Luka, Miss on this day in history.
Sep 19 [Lewis] Henry Little, US Confederate brig-gen, dies in battle at 45 on this day in history.
Sep 22 In the year 1862 abrahan Lincoln, the US President, orders American slaves to be freed
Sep 22 In the year 1862 president Lincoln, says he will free slaves in all states on Jan 1
Sep 23 On this day in history lincoln's Emancipation is published in Northern Newspapers
Sep 24 Confederate Congress adopts confederacy seal on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1862 leon Boellmann, French organist/composer (Variations Symphoniques)
Sep 25 Skirmish at Davis' Bridge, Tennessee on this day in history.
Sep 27 Louis Botha, Greytown S Africa, 1st PM of South Africa (1910-19) in the year 1862.
Sep 27 In the year 1862 the birth of Louis Botha, South African politician; PM of Transvaal
Sep 29 In the year 1862 william "Bull" Nelson, Union general-major, murdered at 38
Sep 30 On this day in history first Battle of Newtonia (American Civil War), Newton County, Missouri
Sep 30 In the year 1862 georgy Eduardovich Konyus, composer
Sep 30 In the year 1862 isaac Peace Rodman, banker/Union brig-gen, dies of injury at about 40
Oct 03 -10] Battle of Corinth, Mississippi in the year 1862.
Oct 03 Battle of Corinth, Miss on this day in history.
Oct 03 John Briggs, cricketer (mighty England all-rounder late 19th century) in the year 1862.
Oct 03 Pleasant Adam Hackleman, Union brig-general, dies in battle at 47 in the year 1862.
Oct 04 Battle of Corinth ends in the year 1862.
Oct 04 William Duncan Smith, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 36 in the year 1862.
Oct 05 Battle of Big Hatchie River, MS in the year 1862.
Oct 06 Albert Jeremiah Beveridge, US, politician/author (Progressive) on this day in history.
Oct 08 Battle of Perryville, KY-Confederate invasion halted on this day in history.
Oct 08 James Streshley Jackson, attorney/Union-brig-gen, dies in battle at 39 in the year 1862.
Oct 10 In the year 1862 arthur De Greef, composer
Oct 12 In the year 1862 jEB Stuart completes his "2nd ride around McClellan"
Oct 12 In the year 1862 maj Gen Earl Van Dorn assumes command of Conf troops in Missisippi
Oct 13 Bismarck's "Blood & Iron" speech on this day in history.
Oct 14 On this day in history baseballer James Creighton ruptures bladder hitting HR, dies 10/18