Historical Events In 1862
Thursday, 07 July 2022
Oct 16 In the year 1862 george Burgwyn Anderson, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 31
Oct 17 In the year 1862 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 In the year 1862 morgan's raiders capture federal garrison at Lexington, KY
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 Amnesty proclaimed for escaped slaves of Suriname on this day in history.
Oct 22 In the year 1862 battle at Old Fort Wayne, Indian Territory
Oct 30 On this day in history ormsby Mcknight Mitchel, US astronomer/Union-general-major, dies at 53
Nov 01 In the year 1862 johan Wagenaar, Dutch composer/conductor/organist (Cyrano)
Nov 03 Battle between gunboats at Bayou Teche, Louisiana in the year 1862.
Nov 04 On this day in history dr Richard Gatling patents Gatling machine gun (Indianapolis)
Nov 04 Eden Phillpotts, England, novelist/poet/playwright (Red Madymaynes) on this day in history.
Nov 04 On this day in history gatling gun patented
Nov 04 The Gatling gun patented (Richard J Gatling) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 06 In the year 1862 nY-San Francisco direct telegraphic link established
Nov 06 In the year 1862 nY-SF direct telegraphic link forms
Nov 09 John Bordenave Villepigue, US Confederate brig-gen, dies at 32 in the year 1862.
Nov 09 US Grant issues orders to bar Jews from serving under him in the year 1862.
Nov 11 On this day in history opera "La Forza Del Destino" is produced (St Petersburg Russia)
Nov 13 In the year 1862 battle of Holly Spring, MS
Nov 13 On this day in history ludwig Uhland, writer, dies at 75
Nov 15 Adolf Bartels, German folk art writer in the year 1862.
Nov 16 Charles Thomas Biass Turner, cricketer (the "Terror") on this day in history.
Nov 17 Alexey Nikolayevich Verstovsky, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1862.
Nov 17 In the year 1862 confederate Sec of War George B Randolph resigns
Nov 17 Confederate Secretary of War George B Randolph resigns on this day in history.
Nov 20 Armies of Mississippi/Kentucky merge as Army of Tennessee on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1862 confederate army of Tennessee, organizes under Gen Braxton Bragg
Nov 20 In the year 1862 willem H Vliegen, Dutch typographer/co-founder/chairman (SDAP)
Nov 23 Alberto Williams, Buenos Aires Argentina, composer (Etrerno Reposo) in the year 1862.
Nov 24 M Levy publishes Gustave Flauberts "Salammbo" in the year 1862.