Historical Events In 1862
Monday, 19 November 2018
Oct 16 In the year 1862 george Burgwyn Anderson, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 31
Oct 17 On this day in history battle of Leetown & Thoroughfare Gap, VA
Oct 18 On this day in history james Creighton, dies of rupture bladder from hitting HR on Oct 14th
Oct 18 On this day in history morgan's raiders capture federal garrison at Lexington, KY
Oct 19 Auguste Lumière, made 1st movie (Workers Leaving Lumière Factory) in the year 1862.
Oct 19 On this day in history the birth of Auguste Lumiere, French photographic pioneer
Oct 20 Amnesty proclaimed for escaped slaves of Suriname in the year 1862.
Oct 22 Battle at Old Fort Wayne, Indian Territory on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Nov 03 In the year 1862 battle between gunboats at Bayou Teche, Louisiana
Nov 04 In the year 1862 dr Richard Gatling patents Gatling machine gun (Indianapolis)
Nov 04 On this day in history eden Phillpotts, England, novelist/poet/playwright (Red Madymaynes)
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 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 US Grant issues orders to bar Jews from serving under him on this day in history.
Nov 11 On this day in history opera "La Forza Del Destino" is produced (St Petersburg Russia)
Nov 13 Battle of Holly Spring, MS on this day in history.
Nov 13 Ludwig Uhland, writer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Nov 15 In the year 1862 adolf Bartels, German folk art writer
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 on this day in history.
Nov 17 Confederate Secretary of War George B Randolph resigns in the year 1862.
Nov 20 In the year 1862 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" on this day in history.