Historical Events on April 29, 1864

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • -30] Skirmish at Jenkins' Ferry, Arkansas
  • Battle of Gate Pa (Pukehinahina): 1,700 British troops suffer their worst defeat of the New Zealand Wars at the hands of 230 entrenched Maori warriors in Tauranga
  • The Theta Xi fraternity is founded at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York