Historical Events In 1864
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Aug 05 In the year 1864 spectrum of a comet observed for first time, by Giovanni Donati
Aug 06 Rebels evacuate Ft Powell, Mobile Bayd on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1864 comet C/1864 N1 (Tempel) approaches within 0.0964 AUs of Earth
Aug 08 On this day in history henri de Vries, [Van Walterop], Dutch actor (Cleopatra, White Cargo)
Aug 09 In the year 1864 battle of Ft Morgan AL
Aug 13 On this day in history battle of Deep Bottom VA (Strawberry Plains) & Fussell's Mill VA
Aug 14 -16] Confederate General Joe Wheeler besieges Dalton, Georgia on this day in history.
Aug 15 In the year 1864 daniel Phineas Woodbury, US engineer/Union general-major, dies
Aug 15 Off New England coast, CSS Tallahassee captures 6 yankee schooners on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1864 4th day of battle at Deep Bottom Run Virginia, Federal assault
Aug 16 On this day in history ferdinand C S Schiller, British philosopher (Riddles of the Sphinx)
Aug 16 On this day in history john Randolph Chambliss Jr, planter/Confederate, dies in battle at 31
Aug 18 6th day of battle at Deep Bottom Run, Virginia: Confederate assault in the year 1864.
Aug 18 In the year 1864 petersburg Campaign-Battle of Weldon Railroad day 1 of 3 days
Aug 19 2nd day of battle at Globe Tavern, Virginia on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1864 8th/last day of battle at Deep Bottom Run Va (about 3900 casualties)
Aug 20 Daniel Chaplin, US Union brig-general, dies in the year 1864.
Aug 21 BBT Charleston, SC [->DEC 31] in the year 1864.
Aug 21 In the year 1864 john Calhoun Sanders, Confederate brig-general, dies in battle at 24
Aug 22 Geneva Convention signed by 12 nations on this day in history.
Aug 22 On this day in history geneva Convention signed, by 12 nations
Aug 22 In the year 1864 international Red Cross formed in Geneva, Switzerland
Aug 22 International Red Cross Founded in the year 1864.
Aug 23 Eleftherios K Venizalos, premier of Greece (1910-15, 28-32) on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1864 fall of Fort Morgan at Mobile
Aug 23 Union troops/fleet occupy Fort Morgan, Alabama in the year 1864.
Aug 25 In the year 1864 combination rail & ferry service available from SF to Alameda
Aug 25 Petersburg Campaign-Battle of Ream's Station on this day in history.
Aug 29 William Huggins discovers chemical composition of nebulae on this day in history.
Aug 31 In the year 1864 atlanta Campaign-Battle of Jonesborough
Aug 31 On this day in history atlanta Campaign: Battle of Jonesboro Georgia, 1900 casualties
Aug 31 Ferdinand Lassalle, French politician (ADA), dies at 39 on this day in history.
Aug 31 On this day in history max Wilhelm Zach, composer
Sep 01 2nd day of battle at Jonesboro Georgia, about 3,000 casualties in the year 1864.