1836 (MDCCCXXXVI) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar, the 1836th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 836th year of the 2nd millennium, the 36th year of the 19th century, and the 7th year of the 1830s decade. As of the start of 1836, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1836 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1836
Ab urbe condita2589
Armenian calendar1285
Assyrian calendar6586
Balinese saka calendar1757–1758
Bengali calendar1243
Berber calendar2786
British Regnal yearWill. 4 – 7 Will. 4
Buddhist calendar2380
Burmese calendar1198
Byzantine calendar7344–7345
Chinese calendar乙未年 (Wood Goat)
4533 or 4326
    — to —
丙申年 (Fire Monkey)
4534 or 4327
Coptic calendar1552–1553
Discordian calendar3002
Ethiopian calendar1828–1829
Hebrew calendar5596–5597
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1892–1893
 - Shaka Samvat1757–1758
 - Kali Yuga4936–4937
Holocene calendar11836
Igbo calendar836–837
Iranian calendar1214–1215
Islamic calendar1251–1252
Japanese calendarTenpō 7
Javanese calendar1763–1764
Julian calendarGregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar4169
Minguo calendar76 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar368
Thai solar calendar2378–2379
Tibetan calendar阴木羊年
(female Wood-Goat)
1962 or 1581 or 809
    — to —
(male Fire-Monkey)
1963 or 1582 or 810
March 2: Independence of Texas.

Events edit

January–March edit

March 6: Battle of the Alamo

April–June edit

April 21: Battle of San Jacinto

July–September edit

October–December edit

Date unknown edit

Births edit

January–June edit

Isabella Beeton

July–December edit

Joseph Chamberlain
Sarah Morgan Bryan Piatt
Benjamin Harris Babbidge
W.S. Gilbert

Deaths edit

January–June edit

Madame Mère, mother of Napoleon I
Davy Crockett
André-Marie Ampère
James Madison

July–December edit

Charles X of France

1836 in Popular Culture edit

1836 serves as the start date for the grand strategy video games Victoria: An Empire Under the Sun, Victoria II, and Victoria 3 by Paradox Development Studio.[10][11]

References edit

  1. ^ Thomas, R. H. G. (1972). London's First Railway – The London & Greenwich. London: Batsford. ISBN 0-7134-0468-X.
  2. ^ "Fires, Great", in The Insurance Cyclopeadia: Being an Historical Treasury of Events and Circumstances Connected with the Origin and Progress of Insurance, Cornelius Walford, ed. (C. and E. Layton, 1876) p76
  3. ^ Texas Declaration of Independence  – via Wikisource.
  4. ^ The World Book Encyclopedia. 1970. (U.S.A.) Library of Congress catalog card number 70-79247.
  5. ^ "The Constitution of the Republic of Texas (1836)". University of Texas School of Law. Archived from the original on January 8, 2013. Retrieved December 9, 2012.
  6. ^ s:1836 (33) Registration of Births &c. A bill for registering Births Deaths and Marriages in England.
  7. ^ Palmer, Alan; Palmer, Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 260–261. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2.
  8. ^ "Railroad — Wilmington & Raleigh (later Weldon)". North Carolina Business History. CommunicationSolutions/ISI. 2006. Retrieved April 5, 2012.
  9. ^ Mattusch, Carol C. (1988). Greek Bronze Statuary: from the beginnings through the fifth century B.C.. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press. p. 3. ISBN 0801421489. Retrieved August 22, 2016.
  10. ^ "Victoria 3 Officially Announced A Decade After Previous Game". GameSpot. Retrieved April 21, 2022.
  11. ^ "Victoria 2". Paradox Interactive Forums. August 19, 2009. Retrieved April 21, 2022.

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