Historical Events In 1864
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
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 On this day in history battle of Piedmont, VA (Augusta City)
Jun 05 On this day in history william Edmonson "Grumble" Jones, Conf brig-gen, dies in battle at 39
Jun 06 In the year 1864 battle of Lake Chicot, AR (Dutch Bayou)
Jun 07 Abe Lincoln renominated for Pres by Republican Party on this day in history.
Jun 09 Battle of Big Shanty, GA in the year 1864.
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 on this day in history.
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 Richard Georg Strauss, Munich Germany, composer (Don Quixote) in the year 1864.
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 In the year 1864 congress rules Black soldiers must receive equal pay
Jun 14 Leonidas Polk, general, killed in action in Battle of Pine Mt in the year 1864.
Jun 15 In the year 1864 -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 On this day in history battle for Petersburg begins as Gen Grant assaults Confederate line
Jun 15 Joseph Guy Marie Ropartz, composer/= in the year 1864.
Jun 15 In the year 1864 robert E Lee's home area (Arlington, VA) becomes a miltary cemetery
Jun 16 In the year 1864 battle of Lynchburg VA
Jun 16 On this day in history siege of Petersburg & Richmond begins
Jun 17 -18] Confederate troops pull back out Solves/lost Mt, Georgia on this day in history.
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 On this day in history george Lincoln Prescott, US Union brig-gen, dies of injuries
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 Battle of Ream's Station, VA (Wilson's Raid) on this day in history.