Historical Events In 1864
Sunday, 09 August 2020
Jun 03 James P McMahon, US Union colonel (164th NY), dies in battle in the year 1864.
Jun 03 On this day in history ransom Eli Olds, auto (Oldsmobile) & truck (REO) manufacturer
Jun 04 Nassau William Senior, British economist on this day in history.
Jun 05 On this day in history 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 In the year 1864 battle of Lake Chicot, AR (Dutch Bayou)
Jun 07 Abe Lincoln renominated for Pres by Republican Party in the year 1864.
Jun 09 On this day in history battle of Big Shanty, GA
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 in the year 1864.
Jun 11 On this day in history -12] Battle of Trevillian Station, VA (Central Railroad)
Jun 11 On this day in history 300' (90 m) of Meigg's Wharf washed away in storm
Jun 11 In the year 1864 richard Georg Strauss, Munich Germany, composer (Don Quixote)
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 On this day in history battle of Pine Mt, Gen Leonidas Polk killed in action
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 On this day in history -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 In the year 1864 battle for Petersburg begins as Gen Grant assaults Confederate line
Jun 15 Joseph Guy Marie Ropartz, composer/= in the year 1864.
Jun 15 On this day in history robert E Lee's home area (Arlington, VA) becomes a miltary cemetery
Jun 16 On this day in history battle of Lynchburg VA
Jun 16 In the year 1864 siege of Petersburg & Richmond begins
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history australians in engagement at Te Ranga, New Zealand
Jun 20 Battle of Kinston NC & Battle of Abingdon VA on this day in history.
Jun 20 Worm Pander, sculptor in the year 1864.
Jun 21 New Zealand Land Wars: The Tauranga Campaign ends on this day in history.
Jun 22 Battle of Ream's Station, VA (Wilson's Raid) on this day in history.