The year 1864 has a special significance of its own in India and world history. Let us know some such important events of the year 1864 such as: born famous people, death of famous people, war treaty, independence of a country, invention of new technology, change of power, important national and international day etc., knowing which your general Knowledge will increase.
|Nearly 100 people were killed when a train fell into the Richelieu River on the Grand Trunk railway line near Mont St Hilary town in Quebec, Canada.
|In the US, a passenger train loaded with prisoners crashed into a coal train, killing 65 people and wounding 109 out of 955.
|About 50,000 people died due to the cyclone in Calcutta city.
|US President Abraham Lincoln declared 'Thanksgiving Day' as a national holiday.
|Greece adopted the new constitution.
|The new Greek constitution was accepted.
|Red Cross was established in Geneva.
|Charing Cross Station opened in London.
|Federal troops captured Jacksonville's Florida.
|The first meeting took place between Oxford and Cambridge University.
|New York became the first state to charge a license fee for hunting.
|1,400 killed by battle at Ware Bottom Church, Virginia.
|The US Congress enacted legislation to equalize pay for black soldiers.
|Battle of the Crater: General Burnsides failed in the Petersburg attack.
|The first Geneva Convention governed the rules of war signed by 26 nations.
|American Civil War: Grant approved Sheridan's plan for the Sherinda Valley campaign.
|Alexander II initiated judicial reform from the Russian Empire.
|American Civil War - Battle of Nashville: The Confederate Army defeated the Confederate Army of Tennessee.
|American Civil War-The Union suffered one of its bloodiestlosses at the Battle of Olustee near Lake City, Florida.
|A crack in the Dale Dyke Dam in Sheffield, England, caused itto fail, and the resulting flood killed 238 people and damaged more than600 homes.
|American Civil War: The Union Army began the ill-fated Red River Campaign, in which not a single objective was fully accomplished.
|The victory in the decisive struggle of the American Civil War-e-Manasfield stopped the Union Army's raid rival lead.
|The American Civil War-CONFEDERERAI overwhelmed a small contingent, leaving its position in Encamen, Arkansas.
|Lt Gen Ulices S. of the American Citizen War-Union in Virginia. Grant's overland campaign began with a forest battle at Sportselton County.
|The world's oldest living clipper ship, launched in Sunderland, England by City of Edeldewas, William Pile, England, supplies goods between passengers and Britain and Australia.
|American Civil War-A Small Confed Power, which included Virginia from the military institute forced the Central Army outside the Shanindo Valley.
|American Civil War—The Union and Confederate armies fought a draw at the Battle of Spot Sylvania Court House, with approximately 32,000 casualties.
|Union General Uleises S. Grant expel his soldiers from a cold harbor in Hanover County, Virginia, one of the most blood -soaked battles in the US Civil War.
|At the end of the Tera Rang Abhiyan, the victory of the British in the war of New Zealand ended the Rangang campaign.
|Canada's most fierce railway accident occurred when a passenger train fell through an open swing bridge in the Richchai River near Mont-Sent-Hilare, Cubek at present.
|Under Jubal Early Bean, American Civil War-COMCEFEDERERERED Bals have washington, D.C. Unsuccessful attempt to capture.
|In the Battle of Atlanta, American civilian war-struggle forces unsuccessfully attacked the union soldiers.
|American Citizen War-Re-Rear Admiral David Farragut successfully led the union fleet through a mine area to win in a mobile bay fight.
|After Uruguay's Governing Blanco Party denied Brazil's demands, Jose Antonio Saraiwa announced that the Brazilian army would begin rebellion, starting the Uruguay war.
|American Civil War at the Battle of Globe Tavern, central forces attempted to replace the Weldon Railroad during the siege of Petersburg.
|The Red Cross Movement, led by Henry Dunant, officially signed the first Geneva Convention by twelve European countries, establishing the International Committee of Red Cross.
|American citizen's war-union forces entered Atlanta, Georgia, a day later when the Confederate Guard fled the city, closed the Atlanta campaign.
|American Civil War-The Confederates captured Glasgow, Missouri, although it did not benefit for a long time as Missouri Expedition of Price lost a week later.
|American Civil War - Despite the casualties almost twice as the Sanghis, the Central Army emerged victorious in the battle of cedar creek.
|American Citizen War-Vathan Bedford Forest led a cavalry in an attack on the Union Army Supply Base at Johnsonville, Tennessee, in which 150 prisoners were placed.
|American Civil War-Union Army General William T. Sharman started 'March to the Sea', which caused great damage to property and infrastructure on the way from Atlanta to Sawana, Georgia.
|The American Civil War-The Confederate States Army faced the worst disaster of the war as Tennessy's army launched several successful frontal attacks against stronghold posts in Franklin, Tennessee.
|At the Battle of Nashville, the soldiers of the American Citizen War-Union defeated Tenasi's army, one of the largest Sangh forces.