On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 1864

Historical Events

  • Battle of Yellow Tavern, Virginia (Sheridan's Raid, South Anna Bridge)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

General J.E.B. Stuart is mortally wounded at Yellow Tavern

Confederate General J.E.B. Stuart
Confederate General
J.E.B. Stuart

1864 Highlights

About May 11, 1864

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus