On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1863

Historical Events

  • South defeats North in Battle of Chancellorsville, Virginia

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Stonewall Jackson attacking Chancellorsville is wounded by his own men

Confederate General Stonewall Jackson
Confederate General
Stonewall Jackson

1863 Highlights

About May 2, 1863

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 157 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus