Historical Events In 1862
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Oct 16 In the year 1862 george Burgwyn Anderson, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 31
Oct 17 Battle of Leetown & Thoroughfare Gap, VA on this day in history.
Oct 18 James Creighton, dies of rupture bladder from hitting HR on Oct 14th on this day in history.
Oct 18 Morgan's raiders capture federal garrison at Lexington, KY in the year 1862.
Oct 19 Auguste Lumière, made 1st movie (Workers Leaving Lumière Factory) in the year 1862.
Oct 19 The birth of Auguste Lumiere, French photographic pioneer on this day in history.
Oct 20 In the year 1862 amnesty proclaimed for escaped slaves of Suriname
Oct 22 On this day in history battle at Old Fort Wayne, Indian Territory
Oct 30 In the year 1862 ormsby Mcknight Mitchel, US astronomer/Union-general-major, dies at 53
Nov 01 On this day in history johan Wagenaar, Dutch composer/conductor/organist (Cyrano)
Nov 03 Battle between gunboats at Bayou Teche, Louisiana on this day in history.
Nov 04 Dr Richard Gatling patents Gatling machine gun (Indianapolis) in the year 1862.
Nov 04 In the year 1862 eden Phillpotts, England, novelist/poet/playwright (Red Madymaynes)
Nov 04 Gatling gun patented in the year 1862.
Nov 04 The Gatling gun patented (Richard J Gatling) on this day in history.
Nov 05 In the year 1862 ambrose Burnside replaces McClellen as head of Army of Potomac
Nov 06 Charles Davis Jameson, US Union brig-gen (Fair Oaks), dies at 35 on this day in history.
Nov 06 In the year 1862 nY-San Francisco direct telegraphic link established
Nov 06 On this day in history nY-SF direct telegraphic link forms
Nov 09 John Bordenave Villepigue, US Confederate brig-gen, dies at 32 on this day in history.
Nov 09 In the year 1862 uS Grant issues orders to bar Jews from serving under him
Nov 11 On this day in history opera "La Forza Del Destino" is produced (St Petersburg Russia)
Nov 13 Battle of Holly Spring, MS on this day in history.
Nov 13 In the year 1862 ludwig Uhland, writer, dies at 75
Nov 15 On this day in history adolf Bartels, German folk art writer
Nov 16 On this day in history charles Thomas Biass Turner, cricketer (the "Terror")
Nov 17 In the year 1862 alexey Nikolayevich Verstovsky, composer, dies at 63
Nov 17 On this day in history confederate Sec of War George B Randolph resigns
Nov 17 Confederate Secretary of War George B Randolph resigns in the year 1862.
Nov 20 Armies of Mississippi/Kentucky merge as Army of Tennessee in the year 1862.
Nov 20 In the year 1862 confederate army of Tennessee, organizes under Gen Braxton Bragg
Nov 20 In the year 1862 willem H Vliegen, Dutch typographer/co-founder/chairman (SDAP)
Nov 23 Alberto Williams, Buenos Aires Argentina, composer (Etrerno Reposo) on this day in history.
Nov 24 On this day in history m Levy publishes Gustave Flauberts "Salammbo"