On 9 November, 1862, Grant issued an order banning these people from traveling to the Department of Tennessee.
- Free Blacks
Today in History: Born on September 17
Marquis Marie Jean de Condorcet, French mathematician and philosopher, a leading thinker in the Enlightenment.
Andrew "Rube" Foster, father of the Negro baseball leagues.
William Carlos Williams, poet, playwright, essayist and writer who won a Pulitzer prize for Pictures from Brueghel and Other Poems.
Warren E. Burger, chief justice of the Supreme Court.
Hank Williams, Sr., influential Country singer, songwriter and guitarist ("Lonesome Blues," "Your Cheatin' Heart".)
Ken Kesey, author (One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Sometimes a Great Notion).
Jeff MacNelly, political cartoonist, creator of the comic strip Shoe.
John Ritter, actor, comedian (Three's Company TV series).
Altaf Hussain, founder and leader of Pakistan's Muttahida Qaumi Movement.
Steve Williams, drummer and songwriter with influential Welch heavy metal group Budgie.
Marie-Chantal, Crown Princess of Greece.