On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 1862

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • -20] Battle at Blackford's Ford, Virginia
  • Battle at Iuka Mississippi (1,700 casualties)

Famous Birthdays

  • Adeline De Walt Reynolds, American actress (Son of Dracula), born in Benton County, Iowa (d. 1961)

Famous Deaths

  • [Lewis] Henry Little, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies in battle at 45