On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1864

Historical Events

  • American Civil War: Confederate spy Belle Boyd is arrested by Union troops and detained at the Old Capitol Prison in Washington, D.C.
  • Battle at Deep Bottom Run, Virginia, 3rd and last day
  • Battle of Macon, Georgia (Stoneman's Raid)
1864 Highlights

About July 29, 1864

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 2 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo