On This Day

What Happened on July 18, 1862

Historical Events

  • Battle of Newburgh, Indiana - captured by Union forces

Famous Birthdays

  • Nikolai Nikolayevich Yudenich, Russian WWI general, born in Moscow, Russian Empire (d. 1933)
  • Victor, Prince NapolĂ©on (NapolĂ©on V), French pretender to throne, born in Palais-Royal, Paris (d. 1926)
1862 Highlights

About July 18, 1862

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer