What Happened on July 18, 1864

Historical Events

Event of Interest

US President Abraham Lincoln asks for 500,000 volunteers for military service

Famous Birthdays

  • Phillip Snowden, British politician, 1st Labour Chancellor of the Exchequer, born in Cowling, Yorkshire (d. 1937)
  • Ricarda Huch, German writer and historian "First Lady of German humanism", born in Braunschweig (d. 1947)
Born in 1864
1864 Highlights

About July 18, 1864

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer