On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1862

Historical Events

  • Raid at Early's: Maryland towards Washington, D.C.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Robert E. Lee takes command of Confederate armies of North Virginia during the American Civil War

Confederate General Robert E. Lee
Confederate General
Robert E. Lee

1862 Highlights

About June 2, 1862

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini