On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 1862

Historical Events

  • Battle of Corinth ends

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Stratemeyer, American author (The Rover Boys), born in Elizabeth, New Jersey (d. 1930)

Famous Deaths

  • William Duncan Smith, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies at 36
1862 Highlights

About October 4, 1862

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 1 month and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra