On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1864

Historical Events

  • Battle of Deveaux's Neck, South Carolina

Famous Birthdays

  • William S. Hart, American silent film actor (Wild Bill Hickok, Tumbleweeds), born in Newburgh, New York (d. 1946)
1864 Highlights

About December 6, 1864

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 10 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius