Historical Events In 1864
Tuesday, 07 April 2020
Oct 05 Battle of Allatoona, 1/3 of Union troops die repulsing the South on this day in history.
Oct 05 On this day in history louis Lumière, with brother Auguste made 1st motion picture in 1895
Oct 05 In the year 1864 most of Calcutta destroyed by cyclone (approx 60,000 die)
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 In the year 1864 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 In the year 1864 david Bullock Harris, US Confederate colonel, dies of yellow fever
Oct 11 In the year 1864 slavery abolished in Maryland
Oct 12 Roger Taney, 5th Supreme Court Chief Justice (1836-64), dies at 87 on this day in history.
Oct 13 On this day in history battle at Darbytown Road Virginia (337 casualties)
Oct 14 Maurice de Plessys, French poet (Palace Occidental) on this day in history.
Oct 15 Confederate troops occupy Glasgow, Missouri in the year 1864.
Oct 17 On this day in history elinor Glyn, British novelist (3 Weeks)
Oct 18 David Bell Birney, US lawyer/Union general-major, dies at 39 on this day in history.
Oct 19 In the year 1864 approx 25 Confederates make surprise attack on St Albans, Vermont
Oct 19 In the year 1864 daniel Davidson Bidwell, magistrate/brig-general, dies in battle at 45
Oct 20 On this day in history lincoln formaly establishes Thanksgiving as a natl holiday
Oct 20 Stephen Dodson Ramseur, Confederate gen-major, dies at 27 in the year 1864.
Oct 21 Battle of Westport, MO (Kansas City) in the year 1864.
Oct 23 In the year 1864 battle of Westport, Missouri
Oct 23 On this day in history union Gen Samuel R Curtis defeats Conf Gen Stirling Price
Oct 24 James Jay Archer, US Conf brig-general, dies in battle at 46 in the year 1864.
Oct 25 In the year 1864 alexander Tikhonovich Gretsjaninow, Russ/US composer (Snow White)
Oct 25 Battle of Marais Des Cygnes River, Kansas (Mine Creek) on this day in history.
Oct 26 On this day in history joseph Moorat, composer
Oct 26 In the year 1864 union troops ambush & kill 'Bloody' Bill Anderson in Richmond MI
Oct 27 In the year 1864 andreas Randel, composer, dies at 58
Oct 27 Battle of Boydton Plank Road, VA (Burgess' Mill, Southside Railroad) on this day in history.
Oct 28 Adolfo Camarillo, prominent land owner, horse breeder, and rancher (d. 1958 in the year 1864.
Oct 28 On this day in history second Battle of Newtonia (American Civil War), Newton County, Missouri
Oct 29 In the year 1864 greek parliament accept new Constitution
Oct 30 On this day in history elizabeth Sprague Coolidge, composer
Oct 30 Helena, Montana's capital, founded in the year 1864.