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