On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 1864

Historical Events

  • Atlanta Campaign: Battle of Kennesaw Mountain, Georgia: Colonel Sherman makes unsuccessful frontal attack on Confederate defensive lin

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Garrison Harker, US Union-brigadier general, dies at the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain battle at 26
1864 Highlights

About June 27, 1864

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 157 years, 6 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer