Advertisements
| Birthdays | Events | Holidays | Inventions

Historical Events In 1862

Sunday, 19 May 2019

Apr 29   In the year 1862 vittorio Mario Vanzo, composer  

Apr 30   Swift Run Gap, WV skirmishes on this day in history.  

May 01   On this day in history union captain David Farragut conquers New Orleans  

May 02   Marie F M Emmanuel, French composer/musicologist (Salamine) in the year 1862.  

May 04   -5] Battle at Williamsburg, Virginia on this day in history.  

May 04   Battle at Williamsburg VA in the year 1862.  

May 04   Yorktown VA - McClellan halted his troop before town as it is full of armed torpedoes left by CS Brigadier General Gabrial Rains on this day in history.  

May 05   French army intervenes in Puebla México Cinco de Mayo on this day in history.  

May 05   On this day in history french army intervenes in Puebla México: Cinco de Mayo  

May 05   In the year 1862 french army intervenes in Puebla, Mexico: Cinco de Mayo  

May 05   Max Elskamp, Belgian author/poet (Lesson Joies Blondes, Maya) on this day in history.  

May 05   In the year 1862 peninsular Campaign-Battle of Williamsburg VA  

May 06   Henry David Thoreau, US writer/pacifist (Walden Pond), dies at 44 on this day in history.  

May 07   On this day in history battle of West Point VA (Eltham's Landing, Barnhamsville)  

May 07   Battle of West Point, VA (Eltham's Landing, Barnhamsville) in the year 1862.  

May 07   Much of Enschede Netherlands destroyed by fire on this day in history.  

May 08   On this day in history valley Campaign Federals repulsed at Battle of McDowell VA  

May 08   Valley Campaign: Federals repulsed at Battle of McDowell Va in the year 1862.  

May 09   On this day in history battle of Farmington MS  

May 09   Battle of Farmington, MS on this day in history.  

May 09   In the year 1862 uS Naval Academy relocated from Annapolis MD to Newport RI  

May 10   On this day in history battle of Plum Run Bend TN (Plum Point Bend)  

May 10   In the year 1862 battle of Plum Run Bend, TN (Plum Point Bend)  

May 11   Confederates scuttle CSS Virginia off Norfolk VA on this day in history.  

May 11   Confederates scuttle CSS Virginia off Norfolk, VA in the year 1862.  

May 11   In the year 1862 cSS Virginia blown up by Confederates to prevent capture.  

May 12   Federal troops occupies Baton Rouge LA on this day in history.  

May 12   Federal troops occupies Baton Rouge Louisiana in the year 1862.  

May 14   On this day in history adolphe Nicole of Switzerland patents chronograph  

May 14   In the year 1862 adolphe Nicole of Switzerland patents the chronograph  

May 15   In the year 1862 -May 17] Battle of Princeton WV  

May 15   On this day in history arthur Schnitzler, Austria, playwright/novelist (La Ronde)  

May 15   Battle of Drewry's Bluff (Fort Darling) VA in the year 1862.  

May 15   Battle of Princeton WV in the year 1862.  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Birthdays In 1862

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Snitz Edwards, Hungary, actor (College, Phantom of the Opera) was born in the year 1862.  

Jan 03   In the year 1862 birth of sir Matthew Nathan, British Governor of Queensland and other places (d. 1939)  

Jan 08   In the year 1862 birth of frank Nelson Doubleday, publisher/founder (Doubleday & Co)  

Jan 17   John E Akkeringa, Dutch painter/etcher was born in the year 1862.  

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

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

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   Felix Zollicoffer, Gen killed after mistakenly riding into Union lines died in the year 1862.  

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

Feb 03   On this day in history jean-Baptiste Biot, French physicist/astronomer, dies at 87  

Feb 07   On this day in history frantisek Jan Skroup, composer, dies at 61  

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Does life exist beyond Earth?
Yes
No
Don't Know