Historical Events In 1864
Friday, 20 September 2019
Oct 05 On this day in history battle of Allatoona, 1/3 of Union troops die repulsing the South
Oct 05 On this day in history louis Lumière, with brother Auguste made 1st motion picture in 1895
Oct 05 Most of Calcutta destroyed by cyclone (approx 60,000 die) on this day in history.
Oct 07 In the year 1864 -Oct 13th) Battle of Darbytown Road, VA
Oct 07 Alexander Gardiner, US Union brig-general, dies in battle in the year 1864.
Oct 08 On this day in history thomas Jonathan Coffin Amory, US Union-brig-general, dies at about 34
Oct 09 In the year 1864 battle of Tom's Brook-Confederate cavalry that harassed Sheridan's campaign is wipped by Custer & Merrit's cavalry divisions
Oct 10 On this day in history david Bullock Harris, US Confederate colonel, dies of yellow fever
Oct 11 On this day in history slavery abolished in Maryland
Oct 12 Roger Taney, 5th Supreme Court Chief Justice (1836-64), dies at 87 in the year 1864.
Oct 13 In the year 1864 battle at Darbytown Road Virginia (337 casualties)
Oct 14 Maurice de Plessys, French poet (Palace Occidental) in the year 1864.
Oct 15 Confederate troops occupy Glasgow, Missouri in the year 1864.
Oct 17 In the year 1864 elinor Glyn, British novelist (3 Weeks)
Oct 18 David Bell Birney, US lawyer/Union general-major, dies at 39 in the year 1864.
Oct 19 On this day in history approx 25 Confederates make surprise attack on St Albans, Vermont
Oct 19 Daniel Davidson Bidwell, magistrate/brig-general, dies in battle at 45 on this day in history.
Oct 20 Lincoln formaly establishes Thanksgiving as a natl holiday in the year 1864.
Oct 20 Stephen Dodson Ramseur, Confederate gen-major, dies at 27 on this day in history.
Oct 21 Battle of Westport, MO (Kansas City) in the year 1864.
Oct 23 On this day in history battle of Westport, Missouri
Oct 23 In the year 1864 union Gen Samuel R Curtis defeats Conf Gen Stirling Price
Oct 24 On this day in history james Jay Archer, US Conf brig-general, dies in battle at 46
Oct 25 Alexander Tikhonovich Gretsjaninow, Russ/US composer (Snow White) in the year 1864.
Oct 25 Battle of Marais Des Cygnes River, Kansas (Mine Creek) on this day in history.
Oct 26 In the year 1864 joseph Moorat, composer
Oct 26 Union troops ambush & kill 'Bloody' Bill Anderson in Richmond MI on this day in history.
Oct 27 Andreas Randel, composer, dies at 58 in the year 1864.
Oct 27 Battle of Boydton Plank Road, VA (Burgess' Mill, Southside Railroad) in the year 1864.
Oct 28 In the year 1864 adolfo Camarillo, prominent land owner, horse breeder, and rancher (d. 1958
Oct 28 Second Battle of Newtonia (American Civil War), Newton County, Missouri in the year 1864.
Oct 29 On this day in history greek parliament accept new Constitution
Oct 30 On this day in history elizabeth Sprague Coolidge, composer
Oct 30 In the year 1864 helena, Montana's capital, founded