On This Day

What Happened on September 8, 1864

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Business magnate John D. Rockefeller (25) weds abolitionist Laura Spelman (24)

Oil Industrialist John D. Rockefeller
Oil Industrialist
John D. Rockefeller

1864 Highlights

About September 8, 1864

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 4 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo