Historical Events In 1862
Friday, 24 May 2019
Oct 16 George Burgwyn Anderson, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 31 on this day in history.
Oct 17 Battle of Leetown & Thoroughfare Gap, VA in the year 1862.
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 The birth of Auguste Lumiere, French photographic pioneer in the year 1862.
Oct 20 Amnesty proclaimed for escaped slaves of Suriname on this day in history.
Oct 22 On this day in history battle at Old Fort Wayne, Indian Territory
Oct 30 In the year 1862 ormsby Mcknight Mitchel, US astronomer/Union-general-major, dies at 53
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 In the year 1862 dr Richard Gatling patents Gatling machine gun (Indianapolis)
Nov 04 Eden Phillpotts, England, novelist/poet/playwright (Red Madymaynes) in the year 1862.
Nov 04 In the year 1862 gatling gun patented
Nov 04 In the year 1862 the Gatling gun patented (Richard J Gatling)
Nov 05 Ambrose Burnside replaces McClellen as head of Army of Potomac on this day in history.
Nov 06 On this day in history charles Davis Jameson, US Union brig-gen (Fair Oaks), dies at 35
Nov 06 NY-San Francisco direct telegraphic link established on this day in history.
Nov 06 NY-SF direct telegraphic link forms in the year 1862.
Nov 09 On this day in history john Bordenave Villepigue, US Confederate brig-gen, dies at 32
Nov 09 In the year 1862 uS Grant issues orders to bar Jews from serving under him
Nov 11 Opera "La Forza Del Destino" is produced (St Petersburg Russia) on this day in history.
Nov 13 Battle of Holly Spring, MS in the year 1862.
Nov 13 Ludwig Uhland, writer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Nov 15 Adolf Bartels, German folk art writer on this day in history.
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 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 Confederate army of Tennessee, organizes under Gen Braxton Bragg in the year 1862.
Nov 20 On this day in history willem H Vliegen, Dutch typographer/co-founder/chairman (SDAP)
Nov 23 In the year 1862 alberto Williams, Buenos Aires Argentina, composer (Etrerno Reposo)
Nov 24 In the year 1862 m Levy publishes Gustave Flauberts "Salammbo"