Historical Events In 1864
Thursday, 22 April 2021
Jun 03 On this day in history 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 On this day in history nassau William Senior, British economist
Jun 05 In the year 1864 battle of Piedmont, VA (Augusta City)
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 Battle of Kellar's Bridge KY (Licking River) in the year 1864.
Jun 10 Siege of Petersburgbegins and lasts until April 2, 1865 on this day in history.
Jun 11 -12] Battle of Trevillian Station, VA (Central Railroad) in the year 1864.
Jun 11 In the year 1864 300' (90 m) of Meigg's Wharf washed away in storm
Jun 11 Richard Georg Strauss, Munich Germany, composer (Don Quixote) on this day in history.
Jun 12 On this day in history lee sends Early into Shenandoah Valley
Jun 14 On this day in history 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 in the year 1864.
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1864 battle for Petersburg begins as Gen Grant assaults Confederate line
Jun 15 On this day in history 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 In the year 1864 -18] Confederate troops pull back out Solves/lost Mt, Georgia
Jun 18 In the year 1864 at Petersburg, Grant ends 4 days of assaults
Jun 19 In the year 1864 cSS "Alabama" sunk by USS "Kearsarge" off Cherbourg, France
Jun 19 George Lincoln Prescott, US Union brig-gen, dies of injuries on this day in history.
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 In the year 1864 worm Pander, sculptor
Jun 21 In the year 1864 new Zealand Land Wars: The Tauranga Campaign ends.
Jun 22 In the year 1864 battle of Ream's Station, VA (Wilson's Raid)