What Happened on September 20, 1863

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Battle of Shepardstown VA
  • Civil War Battle of Chickamauga, near Chattanooga Tenn, ends

Famous Deaths

  • Benjamin Hardin Helm, US attorney/Confederate brig-general, dies at 33

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jacob Grimm, German philologist, folklorist and editor of "Grimm's Fairy Tales", dies at 78

Author Jacob Grimm
Jacob Grimm