What Happened on September 29, 1864

Historical Events

  • Battle of Chaffin's Farm and New Market Heights in Henrico County, Virginia

Famous Birthdays

  • Miguel de Unamuno, Spanish writer and philosopher (Ensayos, Teatro), born in Bilbao Spain (d. 1936)

Famous Deaths

  • Hiram Burnham, American Union army officer (Chancellorsville), dies in Battle of Chaffin's Farm at 49 or 50
1864 Highlights

About September 29, 1864

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra