What Happened on September 5, 1836

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Sam Houston elected President of the Republic of Texas

Texan Revolutionary Sam Houston
Texan Revolutionary
Sam Houston

Famous Birthdays

  • Justiniano BorgoƱo, President of Peru (1894), born in Trujillo, Peru (d. 1921)

Famous Deaths

  • Ferdinand Raimund, Austrian playwright (b. 1790)