What Happened on July 28, 1864

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 2nd day of battle at Deep Bottom Run, Virginia
  • Battle of Atlanta, Georgia (Ezra Church) - second sortie US700 CS4642

Famous Deaths

  • Johann Hermann Kufferath, composer, dies at 67
  • Samuel Benton, US Confederate brig-general, dies in battle at about 44