On This Day

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 Jugo, Bilbao Spain, philosopher (Ensayos, Teatro)

Famous Deaths

  • Hiram Burnham, US Union-colonel (Chancellorsville), dies in battle
1864 Highlights

About September 29, 1864

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra