What Happened on July 9, 1863

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Confederate General John Hunt Morgan begins "Morgan's Raid", his cavalry aid into Indiana by leading 2,100 men across the Ohio river

  • US Union troops enter Port Hudson, Louisiana, gaining control of the Mississippi River

About July 9, 1863

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer