Today in History:

Today In History

A Day in the History of the Civil War

Today is Friday, May 29, 2020.

Birthdays


1810 Erasmus Darwin Keyes, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1895
1810 Solomon Meredith, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1875
1824 Cadmus Marcellus Wilcox, Major General (Confederate Army)
1825 David Bell Birney, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1864
1827 Reuben Lindsay Walker, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1890

Events


1861 Dorothea Dix offers help in setting up hospitals for Union Army
1864 M‚xican Emperor Maximilian arrives at Vera Cruz

That's all for today

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