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Historical Events In 1862

Monday, 20 January 2020

Apr 29   Vittorio Mario Vanzo, composer on this day in history.  

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

May 01   Union captain David Farragut conquers New Orleans on this day in history.  

May 02   In the year 1862 marie F M Emmanuel, French composer/musicologist (Salamine)  

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

May 04   Battle at Williamsburg VA on this day in history.  

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

May 05   French army intervenes in Puebla México Cinco de Mayo in the year 1862.  

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, Mexico: Cinco de Mayo  

May 05   In the year 1862 max Elskamp, Belgian author/poet (Lesson Joies Blondes, Maya)  

May 05   Peninsular Campaign-Battle of Williamsburg VA on this day in history.  

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

May 07   Battle of West Point VA (Eltham's Landing, Barnhamsville) on this day in history.  

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

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

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

May 08   Valley Campaign: Federals repulsed at Battle of McDowell Va on this day in history.  

May 09   Battle of Farmington MS in the year 1862.  

May 09   In the year 1862 battle of Farmington, MS  

May 09   US Naval Academy relocated from Annapolis MD to Newport RI on this day in history.  

May 10   In the year 1862 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 on this day in history.  

May 11   CSS Virginia blown up by Confederates to prevent capture in the year 1862.  

May 12   In the year 1862 federal troops occupies Baton Rouge LA  

May 12   On this day in history federal troops occupies Baton Rouge Louisiana  

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

May 14   Adolphe Nicole of Switzerland patents the chronograph on this day in history.  

May 15   -May 17] Battle of Princeton WV on this day in history.  

May 15   Arthur Schnitzler, Austria, playwright/novelist (La Ronde) on this day in history.  

May 15   In the year 1862 battle of Drewry's Bluff (Fort Darling) VA  

May 15   Battle of Princeton WV in the year 1862.  

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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 in the year 1862.  

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

Jan 17   In the year 1862 birth of john E Akkeringa, Dutch painter/etcher  

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

Jan 24   In the year 1862 birth of edith Wharton[-Jones], US, novelist (Ethan Frome, House of Mirth)  

Jan 29   Frederick Delius, Bradford England, composer (Hiawatha) was born in the year 1862.  

Jan 30   Walter Johannes Damrosch, composer was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1862

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Mikhail Vasilievich Ostrogradsky, Russian physicist (b. 1801) died in the year 1862.  

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

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

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

Feb 07   In the year 1862 frantisek Jan Skroup, composer, dies at 61  

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