On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 1862

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

General Lee's adjutant Major Stuart captured

Confederate General Robert E. Lee
Confederate General
Robert E. Lee
  • Sioux Indians begin uprising in Minnesota (it is later crushed)
1862 Highlights

About August 18, 1862

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 157 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo