December 20, 1862 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • -Dec 20th] Battle of Kelly's Ford, VA
  • -Jan 3rd] Vicksburg campaign

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Confederate Army Brigadier General Nathan Bedford Forrest occupies Trenton, Kentucky (US Civil War)

Confederate General and KKK Grand Wizard Nathan Bedford Forrest
Confederate General and KKK Grand Wizard
Nathan Bedford Forrest
  • Confederate raid on Union supplies at Holly Springs, Mississippi

Deaths in History

  • Robert Knox Scottish surgeon, anatomist and zoologist