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October 4, 1862 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Battle of Corinth ends

Birthdays in History

  • Edward Stratemeyer, American author (The Rover Boys), born in Elizabeth, New Jersey (d. 1930)

Deaths in History

  • William Duncan Smith, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies at 36
1862 in History