Historical Events on December 31, 1862

About Dec 31, 1862

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 155 years, 8 months and 20 days

Historical Events

  • -Jan 20th) Battle of Stone's River (Battle of Murfreesboro), Tennesse in American Civil War

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Abraham Lincoln signs act admitting West Virginia to the Union

US President Abraham Lincoln
US President
Abraham Lincoln
  • Skirmish at Parker Cross Roads, Tennessee
  • Union ironclad ship "Monitor" sank off Cape Hatteras, North Carolina