Today in History:

Today In History

A Day in the History of the Civil War

Today is Friday, February 21, 2020.

Birthdays


1800 John Henry Winder, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1865
1802 George Douglas Ramsey, Bvt Major general (Union Army), died in 1882
1829 Johnson Hagood, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1898

Events


1861 Navaho indians elect Herrero Grande as chief
1862 Confederate Constitution & presidency are declared permanent
1862 Texas Rangers win Confederate victory at Battle of Val Verde, NM
1864 1st US Catholic parish church for blacks dedicated, Baltimore
1864 -22] Battle at Okolona, Mississippi

That's all for today

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