What Happened on April 12, 1864

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Battle of Blair's Landing, Louisiana

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Confederate Gen Nathan Bedford Forrest captures Fort Pillow, Tn

Confederate General and KKK Grand Wizard Nathan Bedford Forrest
Confederate General and KKK Grand Wizard
Nathan Bedford Forrest

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas Green, US Confederate brigadier general, dies in battle at 50