On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1862

Historical Events

  • First Battle of Newtonia (American Civil War), Newton County, Missouri

Historic Event

Prussia Minister President Otto von Bismarck's delivers his "Blood & Iron" speech

Famous Birthdays

  • Georgy Eduardovich Konyus (Conus), Russian composer, born in Moscow, Russia (d. 1933)

Famous Deaths

  • Isaac Peace Rodman, American banker and Brigadier General (Union Army), dies of injury at about 40
1862 Highlights

About September 30, 1862

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 2 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra