On This Day

What Happened on September 2, 1864

Historical Events

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Union General William T. Sherman captures and burns Atlanta during Savannah Campaign (US Civil War)

1864 Highlights

About September 2, 1864

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo