Today in History:

Today In History

A Day in the History of the Civil War

Today is Tuesday, January 28, 2020.

Birthdays


1815 Andrew Jackson Hamilton, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1875
1818 George Sewall Boutwell, MC (Union), died in 1905
1825 George Edward Pickett, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1875
1828 Thomas Carmichael Hindman, Mjr Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1868
1831 Henry Brevard Davidson, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1899

Events


1860 Britain formally returns Mosquito Coast to Nicaragua
1864 Battle of New Bern, NC
1865 Pres Jefferson Davis names 3 peace commissioners

That's all for today

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