On This Day

What Happened on June 30, 1862

Historical Events

  • Battle of Glendale [Frayser's Farm], day 6 of 7 days battles, Virginia Confederate assault attack (US Civil War)
  • Gustave Flaubert completes "Salammbo"

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Griffith, US Confederate brigadier general, dies in battle at 48
1862 Highlights

About June 30, 1862

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer