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Historical Events In 1862

Sunday, 18 August 2019

Apr 04   US begins Peninsular Campaign aimed at capturing Richmond on this day in history.  

Apr 05   Louis Ganne, composer on this day in history.  

Apr 05   Siege of Yorktown VA on this day in history.  

Apr 06   In the year 1862 adley Hogan Gladden, Confederate brig-general, dies in battle at 51  

Apr 06   On this day in history battle of Shiloh, Union defeats Confederacy in SW Tennessee  

Apr 06   On this day in history naval Gunfire from Tyler and Lexington help save Union Troops at Battle of Shiloh  

Apr 07   In the year 1862 grant defeats Confederates at Battle of Shiloh, Tenn  

Apr 07   In the year 1862 grant defeats Confederates at Battle of Shiloh, Tenn, Island #10 falls  

Apr 07   H P Tuttle discovers asteroid #73 Klytia on this day in history.  

Apr 07   Island #10 falls after long siege, Battle of Shiloh in the year 1862.  

Apr 07   Sydney Nelson, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1862.  

Apr 08   In the year 1862 john D Lynde patents aerosol dispenser  

Apr 09   On this day in history george W Johnson, US planter/Confederate (gov-Ky), dies at about 50  

Apr 10   William Harvey Lamb Wallace, US lawyer/brig-general, dies at 40 on this day in history.  

Apr 11   Charles Evans Hughs, 11th Chief Justice of Supreme Court (1930-41) on this day in history.  

Apr 11   Rebels surrender Ft Pulaski, Georgia on this day in history.  

Apr 11   In the year 1862 rebels surrender Ft Pulaski, Georgia-Rebels surrender  

Apr 12   In the year 1862 james Andrews steals Confederate train (General) at Kennesaw, GA  

Apr 14   Battle of Ft Pillow TN in the year 1862.  

Apr 14   Pyotr A Stolypin, premier Russia (1906-11) in the year 1862.  

Apr 16   District of Columbia abolishes slavery in the year 1862.  

Apr 16   Pres Davis approves conscription act for white males between 18-35 on this day in history.  

Apr 16   In the year 1862 slavery abolished in District of Columbia  

Apr 18   Battle of Ft Jackson, Ft St Philip & New Orlean's, LA in the year 1862.  

Apr 19   On this day in history louis Powell Harvey, US governor of Wisconsin, drowns  

Apr 20   The first pasteurization test completed by Louis Pasteur and Claude Bernard on this day in history.  

Apr 21   On this day in history congress establishes US Mint in Denver, Co  

Apr 25   In the year 1862 admiral Farragut occupies New Orleans, La  

Apr 25   Battle of New Orleans LA on this day in history.  

Apr 25   Charles Ferguson Smith, US Union Gen-Maj, dies of infection at 55 on this day in history.  

Apr 25   On this day in history edward Grey, English viscount of Fallodon/minister of Foreign affairs  

Apr 25   Union naval forces occupy New Orleans, LA in the year 1862.  

Apr 29   100,000 federal troops prepare to march into Corinth, Miss in the year 1862.  

Apr 29   On this day in history new Orleans fell to Union forces during Civil War  

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Famous Birthdays In 1862

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of snitz Edwards, Hungary, actor (College, Phantom of the Opera)  

Jan 03   Sir Matthew Nathan, British Governor of Queensland and other places (d. 1939) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 08   Frank Nelson Doubleday, publisher/founder (Doubleday & Co) was born in the year 1862.  

Jan 17   John E Akkeringa, Dutch painter/etcher was born on this day in history.  

Jan 23   In the year 1862 birth of david Hilbert, K√∂nigsberg East Prussia, mathematician  

Jan 24   Edith Wharton[-Jones], US, novelist (Ethan Frome, House of Mirth) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 29   Frederick Delius, Bradford England, composer (Hiawatha) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 30   In the year 1862 birth of walter Johannes Damrosch, composer  

Famous Deaths In 1862

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1862 death of mikhail Vasilievich Ostrogradsky, Russian physicist (b. 1801)  

Jan 05   Joseph Frohlich, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.  

Jan 10   Samuel Colt, inventor (6 shot revolver), dies at 47 on this day in history.  

Jan 18   In the year 1862 john Tyler, 10th US pres (1841-45), dies in Richmond Va at 71  

Jan 20   In the year 1862 death of felix Zollicoffer, Gen killed after mistakenly riding into Union lines  

Jan 24   James McIntosh, US confederate brig-gen, dies in battle at about 33 in the year 1862.  

Feb 03   Jean-Baptiste Biot, French physicist/astronomer, dies at 87 on this day in history.  

Feb 07   Frantisek Jan Skroup, composer, dies at 61 in the year 1862.  

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