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What Happened on September 20, 1854

Historical Events


Battle of InterestBattle of the Alma

Battle of the Alma: first major battle of Crimean War. British and French alliance defeat the Russians
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2nd Rifle Brigade leading the Light Division across the river at the Battle of the Alma on September 20, 1854 during the Crimean War
2nd Rifle Brigade leading the Light Division across the river at the Battle of the Alma on September 20, 1854 during the Crimean War

1854 Highlights

About September 20, 1854

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 165 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo