What Happened on July 13, 1863

Historical Events

  • Anti-draft mobs lynch blacks in NYC; about 1,000 die
  • Battle of Bayou La Fourche, Louisiana
  • Battle of Tupelo, Mississippi (Harrisburg) [->JUL 15]
  • Rebellion at Morgan's, Ohio [->JUL 26]
1863 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Emma Mary Woolley, American educator and women's rights activist (President of Mount Holyoke College), born in South Norfolk, Connecticut (d. 1947)
Born in 1863

Famous Deaths

  • John S. Bowen, American Major General (Confederate Army), dies at 32

About July 13, 1863

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 10 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer