Historical Events on May 8, 1864

About May 8, 1864

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 154 years, 5 months and 12 days

Historical Events

  • Actions at Stony Creek/Nottoway bridge, Virginia (Drewry's Bluff)
  • Atlanta Campaign: Severe fighting near Dalton
  • Battle of Spotsylvania Court House begins