What Happened on July 13, 1863

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Anti-draft mobs lynch blacks in NYC; about 1,000 die
  • Battle of Bayou La Fourche, LA
  • Battle of Tupelo, MS (Harrisburg) [->JUL 15] US648 CS700
  • Rebellion at Morgan's, Ohio [->JUL 26]

Famous Birthdays

  • Emma Mary Wooley, educator (Mary Anna Wells)

Famous Deaths

  • John S Bowen, US architect/Confederate gen-major, dies at 32