On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1864

Historical Events

  • 6th and last day of battle at Dalton, Georgia (about 600 casualties)
  • Near Andersonville, Georgia, rebels open a new POW camp "Camp Sumpter"
1864 Highlights

About February 27, 1864

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 156 years and 9 months
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces