On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 1864

Famous Birthdays

  • James F. Hinkle, American politician, sixth Governor of New Mexico, born in Franklin County, Missouri (d. 1951)

Famous Deaths

  • Stephen Dodson Ramseur, American Major General (Confederate Army), dies at 27
1864 Highlights

About October 20, 1864

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 3 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra