September 1, 1862 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Battle at Chantilly (Ox Hill) Virginia (2100 casualties)
  • Federal tax levied on tobacco

Birthdays in History

  • Adolphe Appia, Swiss set designer/theorist

Deaths in History

  • Isaac Ingalls Stevens, US Union general-major, dies in battle at 44
  • Oliver Tilden, of the Bronx, killed in Civil War in Virginia
  • Philip "Phil" Kearny, US Union general-major, dies in battle at 48