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Historical Events In 1862

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Apr 04   In the year 1862 uS begins Peninsular Campaign aimed at capturing Richmond  

Apr 05   In the year 1862 louis Ganne, composer  

Apr 05   In the year 1862 siege of Yorktown VA  

Apr 06   Adley Hogan Gladden, Confederate brig-general, dies in battle at 51 on this day in history.  

Apr 06   Battle of Shiloh, Union defeats Confederacy in SW Tennessee on this day in history.  

Apr 06   In the year 1862 naval Gunfire from Tyler and Lexington help save Union Troops at Battle of Shiloh  

Apr 07   Grant defeats Confederates at Battle of Shiloh, Tenn in the year 1862.  

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 on this day in history.  

Apr 07   On this day in history sydney Nelson, composer, dies at 62  

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

Apr 09   George W Johnson, US planter/Confederate (gov-Ky), dies at about 50 in the year 1862.  

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

Apr 11   In the year 1862 charles Evans Hughs, 11th Chief Justice of Supreme Court (1930-41)  

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

Apr 11   On this day in history 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) on this day in history.  

Apr 16   In the year 1862 district of Columbia abolishes slavery  

Apr 16   On this day in history pres Davis approves conscription act for white males between 18-35  

Apr 16   Slavery abolished in District of Columbia in the year 1862.  

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

Apr 19   In the year 1862 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   Congress establishes US Mint in Denver, Co in the year 1862.  

Apr 25   Admiral Farragut occupies New Orleans, La in the year 1862.  

Apr 25   On this day in history battle of New Orleans LA  

Apr 25   On this day in history charles Ferguson Smith, US Union Gen-Maj, dies of infection at 55  

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 on this day in history.  

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

Apr 29   In the year 1862 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   In the year 1862 birth of snitz Edwards, Hungary, actor (College, Phantom of the Opera)  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of sir Matthew Nathan, British Governor of Queensland and other places (d. 1939)  

Jan 08   Frank Nelson Doubleday, publisher/founder (Doubleday & Co) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 17   On this day in history birth of john E Akkeringa, Dutch painter/etcher  

Jan 23   David Hilbert, K√∂nigsberg East Prussia, mathematician was born on this day in history.  

Jan 24   Edith Wharton[-Jones], US, novelist (Ethan Frome, House of Mirth) was born in the year 1862.  

Jan 29   On this day in history birth of frederick Delius, Bradford England, composer (Hiawatha)  

Jan 30   On this day in history birth of walter Johannes Damrosch, composer  

Famous Deaths In 1862

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history death of mikhail Vasilievich Ostrogradsky, Russian physicist (b. 1801)  

Jan 05   Joseph Frohlich, composer, dies at 81 in the year 1862.  

Jan 10   On this day in history samuel Colt, inventor (6 shot revolver), dies at 47  

Jan 18   On this day in history john Tyler, 10th US pres (1841-45), dies in Richmond Va at 71  

Jan 20   On this day in history death of felix Zollicoffer, Gen killed after mistakenly riding into Union lines  

Jan 24   On this day in history james McIntosh, US confederate brig-gen, dies in battle at about 33  

Feb 03   Jean-Baptiste Biot, French physicist/astronomer, dies at 87 in the year 1862.  

Feb 07   Frantisek Jan Skroup, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.  

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