On This Day

What Happened on May 7, 1864

Historical Events

  • Battle of Wilderness ends (total losses: USA-17,666; CSA-7,500)
  • Skirmish at Port Walthall Junction, Virginia (Drewry's Bluff)
1864 Highlights

About May 7, 1864

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus