On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1864

Historical Events

  • Battle at Stephenson's Depot, Virginia: 200 killed or injured
  • Battle of Peachtree Creek-Atlanta Campaign

Famous Birthdays

  • Erik Karlfeldt, Swedish poet (Nobel 1918-refused; 1931-posthumous)
1864 Highlights

About July 20, 1864

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 156 years and 3 months
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer