What Happened on October 7, 1864

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • -Oct 13th) Battle of Darbytown Road, VA
  • Naval Engagement at Bahia Harbor, Brazil - CSS Florida vs USS Wachusett

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Gardiner, US Union brigadier general, dies in battle
  • John Gregg, US judge/Confederate brigadier general, dies in battle at 36