On This Day

What Happened on May 4, 1862

Historical Events

  • -5] Battle at Williamsburg, Virginia

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Yorktown, VA - Mcclellan halted his troop before town as it is full of armed torpedoes left by CS Brigadier General Gabrial Rains

Union General George McClellan
Union General
George McClellan

1862 Highlights

About May 4, 1862

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus