On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1864

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Skirmish at Crump's Hill (Piney Woods), Louisiana
  • Skirmish at Spoonville, Antoine, Arkansas

Famous Deaths

  • Princess Hildegard of Bavaria, seventh child and fourth daughter of Ludwig I of Bavaria and Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen, dies at 38