Historical Events In 1864
Wednesday, 26 June 2019
Oct 05 Battle of Allatoona, 1/3 of Union troops die repulsing the South in the year 1864.
Oct 05 In the year 1864 louis Lumière, with brother Auguste made 1st motion picture in 1895
Oct 05 In the year 1864 most of Calcutta destroyed by cyclone (approx 60,000 die)
Oct 07 -Oct 13th) Battle of Darbytown Road, VA on this day in history.
Oct 07 Alexander Gardiner, US Union brig-general, dies in battle on this day in history.
Oct 08 Thomas Jonathan Coffin Amory, US Union-brig-general, dies at about 34 in the year 1864.
Oct 09 On this day in history battle of Tom's Brook-Confederate cavalry that harassed Sheridan's campaign is wipped by Custer & Merrit's cavalry divisions
Oct 10 David Bullock Harris, US Confederate colonel, dies of yellow fever on this day in history.
Oct 11 Slavery abolished in Maryland on this day in history.
Oct 12 On this day in history roger Taney, 5th Supreme Court Chief Justice (1836-64), dies at 87
Oct 13 Battle at Darbytown Road Virginia (337 casualties) on this day in history.
Oct 14 Maurice de Plessys, French poet (Palace Occidental) on this day in history.
Oct 15 In the year 1864 confederate troops occupy Glasgow, Missouri
Oct 17 In the year 1864 elinor Glyn, British novelist (3 Weeks)
Oct 18 David Bell Birney, US lawyer/Union general-major, dies at 39 in the year 1864.
Oct 19 Approx 25 Confederates make surprise attack on St Albans, Vermont in the year 1864.
Oct 19 Daniel Davidson Bidwell, magistrate/brig-general, dies in battle at 45 in the year 1864.
Oct 20 In the year 1864 lincoln formaly establishes Thanksgiving as a natl holiday
Oct 20 Stephen Dodson Ramseur, Confederate gen-major, dies at 27 in the year 1864.
Oct 21 Battle of Westport, MO (Kansas City) on this day in history.
Oct 23 Battle of Westport, Missouri in the year 1864.
Oct 23 In the year 1864 union Gen Samuel R Curtis defeats Conf Gen Stirling Price
Oct 24 James Jay Archer, US Conf brig-general, dies in battle at 46 on this day in history.
Oct 25 Alexander Tikhonovich Gretsjaninow, Russ/US composer (Snow White) in the year 1864.
Oct 25 In the year 1864 battle of Marais Des Cygnes River, Kansas (Mine Creek)
Oct 26 In the year 1864 joseph Moorat, composer
Oct 26 Union troops ambush & kill 'Bloody' Bill Anderson in Richmond MI in the year 1864.
Oct 27 Andreas Randel, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
Oct 27 On this day in history battle of Boydton Plank Road, VA (Burgess' Mill, Southside Railroad)
Oct 28 On this day in history adolfo Camarillo, prominent land owner, horse breeder, and rancher (d. 1958
Oct 28 Second Battle of Newtonia (American Civil War), Newton County, Missouri in the year 1864.
Oct 29 Greek parliament accept new Constitution on this day in history.
Oct 30 Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge, composer in the year 1864.
Oct 30 On this day in history helena, Montana's capital, founded