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)
  • French writer Gustave Flaubert completes his novel "Salammbo"

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Griffith, US Confederate brigadier general, dies of wounds from the Battle of Savage's Station at 48
1862 Highlights

About June 30, 1862

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer