On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1864

Historical Events

  • CSS "Alabama" sunk by USS "Kearsarge" off Cherbourg, France
  • Skirmish at Pine Knob, Georgia

Famous Deaths

  • George Lincoln Prescott, American Brigadier General (Union Army), dies of injuries at 35
1864 Highlights

About June 19, 1864

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 7 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini