August 30, 1862 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Battle of 2nd Manassas-Pope defeated by Lee-Battle of Richmond, KY
  • Battle of Altamont-Confederates beat Union forces in Tennessee
  • Last day of 2nd Battle of Bull Run Va - Confederates beat Union forces

Deaths in History

  • Charles Bernard Desormes, French Physicist and Chemist (carbon monoxide and carbon disulphide compositions), dies at 91