What Happened on March 9, 1864

Historical Events

  • 26th Grand National: George Stevens wins his 3rd GN aboard 10/1 Emblematic; winning mare's full sister Emblem the race winner the previous year

Commander of the Army Ulysses S. Grant

Ulysses S. Grant is named Commanding General of the U.S. (Union) Army

About March 9, 1864

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 2 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces