On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1864

Historical Events

  • Off New England coast, CSS Tallahassee captures 6 yankee schooners

Famous Deaths

  • Daniel Phineas Woodbury, US engineer/Union general-major, dies
1864 Highlights

About August 15, 1864

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 157 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo