On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1864

Historical Events

  • Battle of Piedmont, Virginia (Augusta City)

Famous Deaths

  • William Edmonson "Grumble" Jones, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies in battle at 39
1864 Highlights

About June 5, 1864

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini