1862 in the United States

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1862 in the United States
Years: 1859 1860 186118621863 1864 1865

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Events from the year 1862 in the United States.

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Events[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

March[edit]

March 8–9: Battle of Hampton Roads, the first battle between two ironclad warships

April[edit]

May[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

September 17: Battle of Antietam

October[edit]

November[edit]

December[edit]

Undated[edit]

Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]

  • May 6
    • Oscar Underwood, United States Senator from Alabama from 1915 till 1927. Died in 1929.
    • Jeff Davis, Governor of Arkansas from 1901 till 1907. United States Senator from Arkansas from 1907 till 1913. Died in 1913.
  • June 12 – James H. Brady, United States Senator from Idaho from 1913 till 1918. Died in 1918.
  • July 15 – Frank Putnam Flint, United States Senator from California from 1905 till 1911. Died in 1929.
  • August 30 – Lawrence C. Phipps, United States Senator from Colorado from 1919 till 1931. Died in 1958.
  • October 6

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