On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 1862

Historical Events

  • New York-San Francisco direct telegraphic link forms

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Davis Jameson, American Brigadier General (Union Army), dies at 35
1862 Highlights

About November 6, 1862

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio