On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 1862

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

General Lee crosses Potomac & enters Maryland

Confederate General Robert E. Lee
Confederate General
Robert E. Lee

1862 Highlights

About September 5, 1862

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 4 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo