On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1862

Historical Events

  • Swift Run Gap skirmishes in West Virginia

Famous Birthdays

  • Jack Sheridan, American Baseball Hall of Fame umpire (World Series 1905, 07-08, 10), born in Decatur, Illinois (d. 1914)
1862 Highlights

About April 30, 1862

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 2 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus