On This Day

What Happened on September 8, 1864

Famous Weddings

John D. Rockefeller

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

1864 Highlights

About September 8, 1864

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 157 years, 4 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo