Today in History:

Today In History

A Day in the History of the Civil War

Today is Wednesday, June 3, 2020.

Birthdays


1808 Jefferson F Davis, Ky, Pres of Confederate States of America (1861-5)
1815 Martin Edward Green, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1863
1824 Charles Kinnaird Graham, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
1831 Otho French Strahl, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1864

Events


1860 Comanche, Iowa completely destroyed by 1 of a series of tornadoes
1861 1st Civil War land battle-Union defeats Confederacy at Philippi, WV
1864 Gen Lee wins his last victory of Civil War at Battle of Cold Harbor

That's all for today

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