October 19, 1864 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Approx 25 Confederates make surprise attack on St Albans, Vermont
  • Battle of Cedar Creek, Virginia, Union beats back Conf attackers
  • US Brigadier General Emory Upton (25) promoted to Major General

Deaths in History

  • Daniel Davidson Bidwell, magistrate/brig-general, dies in battle at 45