On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1862

Historical Events

  • Battle of Elkhorn Tavern, Day 2, Generals Ben McCulloch & James McIntosh killed

Famous Deaths

  • Ben McCulloch, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies at 50
  • John Baillie McIntosh, US general-major (Union Army), dies at 32
  • William Slack, US Confederate brigadier general, dies in battle
1862 Highlights

About March 7, 1862

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

Star Sign: Pisces