Historical Events In 1862
Saturday, 25 January 2020
Sep 17 Battle of Sharpsburg (Antietam)-bloodiest day of the Civil War in the year 1862.
Sep 17 On this day in history lawrence O'Bryan Branch, (Rep-D)/Confederate brig-general, dies at 41
Sep 18 Confederate armies officially divide into corps on this day in history.
Sep 19 On this day in history -20] Battle at Blackford's Ford Virginia
Sep 19 In the year 1862 adeline De Walt Reynolds, Benton County IA, actress (Son of Dracula)
Sep 19 In the year 1862 battle of Luka, Miss
Sep 19 [Lewis] Henry Little, US Confederate brig-gen, dies in battle at 45 in the year 1862.
Sep 22 On this day in history abrahan Lincoln, the US President, orders American slaves to be freed
Sep 22 In the year 1862 president Lincoln, says he will free slaves in all states on Jan 1
Sep 23 In the year 1862 lincoln's Emancipation is published in Northern Newspapers
Sep 24 Confederate Congress adopts confederacy seal in the year 1862.
Sep 25 Leon Boellmann, French organist/composer (Variations Symphoniques) on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history skirmish at Davis' Bridge, Tennessee
Sep 27 In the year 1862 louis Botha, Greytown S Africa, 1st PM of South Africa (1910-19)
Sep 27 On this day in history the birth of Louis Botha, South African politician; PM of Transvaal
Sep 29 William "Bull" Nelson, Union general-major, murdered at 38 in the year 1862.
Sep 30 On this day in history first Battle of Newtonia (American Civil War), Newton County, Missouri
Sep 30 In the year 1862 georgy Eduardovich Konyus, composer
Sep 30 On this day in history isaac Peace Rodman, banker/Union brig-gen, dies of injury at about 40
Oct 03 In the year 1862 -10] Battle of Corinth, Mississippi
Oct 03 Battle of Corinth, Miss on this day in history.
Oct 03 John Briggs, cricketer (mighty England all-rounder late 19th century) on this day in history.
Oct 03 In the year 1862 pleasant Adam Hackleman, Union brig-general, dies in battle at 47
Oct 04 Battle of Corinth ends in the year 1862.
Oct 04 In the year 1862 william Duncan Smith, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 36
Oct 05 Battle of Big Hatchie River, MS on this day in history.
Oct 06 On this day in history albert Jeremiah Beveridge, US, politician/author (Progressive)
Oct 08 Battle of Perryville, KY-Confederate invasion halted on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history james Streshley Jackson, attorney/Union-brig-gen, dies in battle at 39
Oct 10 Arthur De Greef, composer in the year 1862.
Oct 12 JEB Stuart completes his "2nd ride around McClellan" in the year 1862.
Oct 12 Maj Gen Earl Van Dorn assumes command of Conf troops in Missisippi on this day in history.
Oct 13 Bismarck's "Blood & Iron" speech on this day in history.
Oct 14 In the year 1862 baseballer James Creighton ruptures bladder hitting HR, dies 10/18