On This Day

What Happened on August 23, 1864

Historical Events

  • Union troops/fleet occupy Fort Morgan, Alabama

Famous Birthdays

  • Eleftherios K. Venizalos, Premier of Greece (1910-15, 28-32), born in Mournies, Greece (d. 1936)
1864 Highlights

About August 23, 1864

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo