On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1864

Historical Events

  • US mints 2 cent coin (1st appearance of "In God We Trust")

Famous Birthdays

  • Phil May, English cartoonist, born in Wortley, Leeds (d. 1903)

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Gilbert Totten, US Union general-major, dies at 75
1864 Highlights

About April 22, 1864

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 157 years, 5 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus