Historical Events on May 21, 1864

About May 21, 1864

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 154 years, 3 months and 30 days

Historical Events

  • Gen David Hunter takes command of Department of West Virginia
  • Russia declares an end to the Russian-Circassian War and many Circassians are forced into exile. The day is designated to be the Circassian Day of Mourning.