On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1863

Historical Events

  • -7] After 59 day siege Confederate troops vacate Fort Wagner SC (1700 casualties)

Famous Birthdays

  • Rodolfo Lenz, German-Chilian linguist (El Papiamento), born in Halle, Saxony (d. 1938)

Famous Deaths

  • Lucius March Walker, Confederate brigadier general (in duel), dies at 33
1863 Highlights

About September 6, 1863

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 157 years, 10 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo