What Happened on August 20, 1864

Historical Events

  • 8th/last day of battle at Deep Bottom Run Va (about 3,900 casualties)

Famous Deaths

  • Daniel Chaplin, US Union brigadier general, dies
  • John H Kelly, US Confederate brigadier general, dies in battle at 24
1864 Highlights

About August 20, 1864

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo