Historical Events In 1862
Thursday, 17 June 2021
Oct 16 On this day in history george Burgwyn Anderson, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 31
Oct 17 In the year 1862 battle of Leetown & Thoroughfare Gap, VA
Oct 18 James Creighton, dies of rupture bladder from hitting HR on Oct 14th on this day in history.
Oct 18 On this day in history morgan's raiders capture federal garrison at Lexington, KY
Oct 19 In the year 1862 auguste Lumière, made 1st movie (Workers Leaving Lumière Factory)
Oct 19 The birth of Auguste Lumiere, French photographic pioneer in the year 1862.
Oct 20 In the year 1862 amnesty proclaimed for escaped slaves of Suriname
Oct 22 Battle at Old Fort Wayne, Indian Territory on this day in history.
Oct 30 Ormsby Mcknight Mitchel, US astronomer/Union-general-major, dies at 53 in the year 1862.
Nov 01 On this day in history johan Wagenaar, Dutch composer/conductor/organist (Cyrano)
Nov 03 Battle between gunboats at Bayou Teche, Louisiana in the year 1862.
Nov 04 Dr Richard Gatling patents Gatling machine gun (Indianapolis) in the year 1862.
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 On this day in history charles Davis Jameson, US Union brig-gen (Fair Oaks), dies at 35
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 In the year 1862 john Bordenave Villepigue, US Confederate brig-gen, dies at 32
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 In the year 1862 ludwig Uhland, writer, dies at 75
Nov 15 On this day in history adolf Bartels, German folk art writer
Nov 16 In the year 1862 charles Thomas Biass Turner, cricketer (the "Terror")
Nov 17 In the year 1862 alexey Nikolayevich Verstovsky, composer, dies at 63
Nov 17 Confederate Sec of War George B Randolph resigns in the year 1862.
Nov 17 Confederate Secretary of War George B Randolph resigns in the year 1862.
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 Willem H Vliegen, Dutch typographer/co-founder/chairman (SDAP) in the year 1862.
Nov 23 Alberto Williams, Buenos Aires Argentina, composer (Etrerno Reposo) on this day in history.
Nov 24 In the year 1862 m Levy publishes Gustave Flauberts "Salammbo"