What Happened on June 14, 1864

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • US Union warship USS Kearsarge appears off Cherbourg

Famous Birthdays

  • Alois Alzheimer, German psychiatrist and neuropathologist (Alzheimer Disease), born in Marktbreit, Bavaria (d. 1915)

Famous Deaths

  • Leonidas Polk, Lt. Gen. (Confederate Army), killed in action in Battle of Pine Mt at 58