Historical Events In 1864
Thursday, 24 September 2020
Jun 03 James P McMahon, US Union colonel (164th NY), dies in battle on this day in history.
Jun 03 Ransom Eli Olds, auto (Oldsmobile) & truck (REO) manufacturer in the year 1864.
Jun 04 On this day in history nassau William Senior, British economist
Jun 05 Battle of Piedmont, VA (Augusta City) in the year 1864.
Jun 05 In the year 1864 william Edmonson "Grumble" Jones, Conf brig-gen, dies in battle at 39
Jun 06 Battle of Lake Chicot, AR (Dutch Bayou) on this day in history.
Jun 07 On this day in history abe Lincoln renominated for Pres by Republican Party
Jun 09 Battle of Big Shanty, GA on this day in history.
Jun 10 On this day in history battle of Kellar's Bridge KY (Licking River)
Jun 10 In the year 1864 siege of Petersburgbegins and lasts until April 2, 1865
Jun 11 -12] Battle of Trevillian Station, VA (Central Railroad) on this day in history.
Jun 11 On this day in history 300' (90 m) of Meigg's Wharf washed away in storm
Jun 11 In the year 1864 richard Georg Strauss, Munich Germany, composer (Don Quixote)
Jun 12 Lee sends Early into Shenandoah Valley on this day in history.
Jun 14 In the year 1864 alois Alzheimer, Germany, psychiatrist/pathologist (Alzheimer Disease)
Jun 14 In the year 1864 battle of Pine Mt, Gen Leonidas Polk killed in action
Jun 14 Congress rules Black soldiers must receive equal pay on this day in history.
Jun 14 Leonidas Polk, general, killed in action in Battle of Pine Mt in the year 1864.
Jun 15 -17] Skirmish at Gilgal Church, Georgia in the year 1864.
Jun 15 On this day in history arlington National Cemetary is established by an order signed by U.S. Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton.
Jun 15 Battle for Petersburg begins as Gen Grant assaults Confederate line on this day in history.
Jun 15 In the year 1864 joseph Guy Marie Ropartz, composer/=
Jun 15 Robert E Lee's home area (Arlington, VA) becomes a miltary cemetery on this day in history.
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 On this day in history -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 George Lincoln Prescott, US Union brig-gen, dies of injuries in the year 1864.
Jun 20 Australians in engagement at Te Ranga, New Zealand on this day in history.
Jun 20 Battle of Kinston NC & Battle of Abingdon VA on this day in history.
Jun 20 Worm Pander, sculptor on this day in history.
Jun 21 In the year 1864 new Zealand Land Wars: The Tauranga Campaign ends.
Jun 22 Battle of Ream's Station, VA (Wilson's Raid) in the year 1864.