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