Historical Events on March 6, 1836

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

BattleBattle of Interest

Battle of the Alamo: After 13 days of fighting 1,500-3,000 Mexican soldiers overwhelm the Texan defenders, killing 182-257 Texans including William Travis, Jim Bowie and Davy Crockett

Frontiersman/Soldier Davy Crockett
Frontiersman/Soldier
Davy Crockett

Event of interestEvent of Interest

HMS Beagle and Charles Darwin reach King George's Sound, Australia

Naturalist Charles Darwin
Naturalist
Charles Darwin