Today in History:

Today In History

A Day in the History of the Civil War

Today is Tuesday, June 30, 2020.


1397 Denmark, Norway & Sweden sign Union of Kalmar under Queen Margaretha
1861 CSS Sumter slips past USS Brooklyn blockade
1862 Day 6 of 7 Days-Battle of White Oak Swamp VA (Frayser's Farm)
1862 Gustave Flaubert completes "Salammbo"
1862 Battle at Nelson's Farm, Virginia
1862 Battle at Turkey Bridge Virginia: Confederate assault attack
1863 Skirmish at Sporting Hill Pennsylvania
1863 Battles in Hanover Pennsylvania: 80 casualties
1863 Dutch colony Suriname counts population of 33,000 slaves
1865 8 alleged conspirators in assassination of Lincoln are found guilty

That's all for today

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