On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1863

Historical Events

Battle of Interest

Battle of Milliken's Bend, Lousisiana, Jefferson Davis' home burnt

  • Mexico City captured by French troops

Famous Deaths

  • Franz Xaver Gruber, Austrian organist and composer (Silent Night), dies at 75
1863 Highlights

About June 7, 1863

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini