On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 1864

Historical Events

  • 3rd Battle of Winchester, Virginia (Opequon, 3rd Winchester)

Famous Deaths

  • Archibald Campbell Godwin, Confederate brigadier general, dies in battle
  • David Allen Russell, United States Army officer (Union), dies in battle at 43
  • Robert Emmet Rodes, American Major General (Confederate Army), dies in battle at 35
1864 Highlights

About September 19, 1864

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo