Historical Events In 1862
Monday, 18 March 2019
Oct 16 George Burgwyn Anderson, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 31 in the year 1862.
Oct 17 On this day in history battle of Leetown & Thoroughfare Gap, VA
Oct 18 In the year 1862 james Creighton, dies of rupture bladder from hitting HR on Oct 14th
Oct 18 Morgan's raiders capture federal garrison at Lexington, KY on this day in history.
Oct 19 Auguste Lumière, made 1st movie (Workers Leaving Lumière Factory) on this day in history.
Oct 19 In the year 1862 the birth of Auguste Lumiere, French photographic pioneer
Oct 20 On this day in history amnesty proclaimed for escaped slaves of Suriname
Oct 22 In the year 1862 battle at Old Fort Wayne, Indian Territory
Oct 30 Ormsby Mcknight Mitchel, US astronomer/Union-general-major, dies at 53 in the year 1862.
Nov 01 Johan Wagenaar, Dutch composer/conductor/organist (Cyrano) in the year 1862.
Nov 03 Battle between gunboats at Bayou Teche, Louisiana on this day in history.
Nov 04 Dr Richard Gatling patents Gatling machine gun (Indianapolis) on this day in history.
Nov 04 Eden Phillpotts, England, novelist/poet/playwright (Red Madymaynes) on this day in history.
Nov 04 Gatling gun patented in the year 1862.
Nov 04 The Gatling gun patented (Richard J Gatling) in the year 1862.
Nov 05 Ambrose Burnside replaces McClellen as head of Army of Potomac in the year 1862.
Nov 06 Charles Davis Jameson, US Union brig-gen (Fair Oaks), dies at 35 in the year 1862.
Nov 06 NY-San Francisco direct telegraphic link established in the year 1862.
Nov 06 On this day in history nY-SF direct telegraphic link forms
Nov 09 John Bordenave Villepigue, US Confederate brig-gen, dies at 32 in the year 1862.
Nov 09 On this day in history uS Grant issues orders to bar Jews from serving under him
Nov 11 In the year 1862 opera "La Forza Del Destino" is produced (St Petersburg Russia)
Nov 13 Battle of Holly Spring, MS on this day in history.
Nov 13 In the year 1862 ludwig Uhland, writer, dies at 75
Nov 15 Adolf Bartels, German folk art writer on this day in history.
Nov 16 On this day in history charles Thomas Biass Turner, cricketer (the "Terror")
Nov 17 On this day in history alexey Nikolayevich Verstovsky, composer, dies at 63
Nov 17 Confederate Sec of War George B Randolph resigns in the year 1862.
Nov 17 In the year 1862 confederate Secretary of War George B Randolph resigns
Nov 20 On this day in history armies of Mississippi/Kentucky merge as Army of Tennessee
Nov 20 In the year 1862 confederate army of Tennessee, organizes under Gen Braxton Bragg
Nov 20 On this day in history willem H Vliegen, Dutch typographer/co-founder/chairman (SDAP)
Nov 23 On this day in history alberto Williams, Buenos Aires Argentina, composer (Etrerno Reposo)
Nov 24 M Levy publishes Gustave Flauberts "Salammbo" in the year 1862.