On This Day

What Happened on October 8, 1864

Famous Birthdays

  • Ozias Leduc, Canadian painter, born in Saint-Hilaire-de-Rouville, Quebec (d. 1955)

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas Jonathan Coffin Amory, US Union-brigadier general, dies at about 34
1864 Highlights

About October 8, 1864

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 157 years, 3 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra