Historical Events In 1864
Wednesday, 08 April 2020
Jun 03 In the year 1864 james P McMahon, US Union colonel (164th NY), dies in battle
Jun 03 Ransom Eli Olds, auto (Oldsmobile) & truck (REO) manufacturer in the year 1864.
Jun 04 Nassau William Senior, British economist on this day in history.
Jun 05 Battle of Piedmont, VA (Augusta City) on this day in history.
Jun 05 William Edmonson "Grumble" Jones, Conf brig-gen, dies in battle at 39 on this day in history.
Jun 06 On this day in history battle of Lake Chicot, AR (Dutch Bayou)
Jun 07 Abe Lincoln renominated for Pres by Republican Party in the year 1864.
Jun 09 On this day in history battle of Big Shanty, GA
Jun 10 In the year 1864 battle of Kellar's Bridge KY (Licking River)
Jun 10 Siege of Petersburgbegins and lasts until April 2, 1865 in the year 1864.
Jun 11 In the year 1864 -12] Battle of Trevillian Station, VA (Central Railroad)
Jun 11 300' (90 m) of Meigg's Wharf washed away in storm in the year 1864.
Jun 11 On this day in history richard Georg Strauss, Munich Germany, composer (Don Quixote)
Jun 12 In the year 1864 lee sends Early into Shenandoah Valley
Jun 14 In the year 1864 alois Alzheimer, Germany, psychiatrist/pathologist (Alzheimer Disease)
Jun 14 Battle of Pine Mt, Gen Leonidas Polk killed in action on this day in history.
Jun 14 On this day in history congress rules Black soldiers must receive equal pay
Jun 14 Leonidas Polk, general, killed in action in Battle of Pine Mt on this day in history.
Jun 15 -17] Skirmish at Gilgal Church, Georgia in the year 1864.
Jun 15 Arlington National Cemetary is established by an order signed by U.S. Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton on this day in history.
Jun 15 On this day in history battle for Petersburg begins as Gen Grant assaults Confederate line
Jun 15 On this day in history joseph Guy Marie Ropartz, composer/=
Jun 15 On this day in history robert E Lee's home area (Arlington, VA) becomes a miltary cemetery
Jun 16 Battle of Lynchburg VA on this day in history.
Jun 16 Siege of Petersburg & Richmond begins on this day in history.
Jun 17 In the year 1864 -18] Confederate troops pull back out Solves/lost Mt, Georgia
Jun 18 On this day in history at Petersburg, Grant ends 4 days of assaults
Jun 19 CSS "Alabama" sunk by USS "Kearsarge" off Cherbourg, France in the year 1864.
Jun 19 On this day in history george Lincoln Prescott, US Union brig-gen, dies of injuries
Jun 20 On this day in history australians in engagement at Te Ranga, New Zealand
Jun 20 Battle of Kinston NC & Battle of Abingdon VA on this day in history.
Jun 20 On this day in history worm Pander, sculptor
Jun 21 On this day in history new Zealand Land Wars: The Tauranga Campaign ends.
Jun 22 In the year 1864 battle of Ream's Station, VA (Wilson's Raid)