On This Day

What Happened on November 30, 1864

Historical Events

  • Battle of Franklin, Tennessee: Confederate attack fails, 7,700 casualties
  • Battle of Honey Hill, South Carolina (Broad River) 96 dead, 665 wounded

Famous Deaths

  • Hiram Bronson Granbury, Confederate brigadier general, dies in the Battle of Franklin at 33
  • John Adams, US Confederate brigadier general, dies in the Battle of Franklin at about 39
  • Otto French Strahl, US Confederate brigadier general, dies in the Battle of Franklin at 33
  • Patrick Ronayne Cleburne, US Confederate brigadier general, dies in the Battle of Franklin at 33
1864 Highlights

About November 30, 1864

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

Star Sign: Sagittarius