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What Happened in 1836

Important Events in 1836

  • Dec 28 Spain recognizes the independence of Mexico

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Famous People in 1836

World Leaders in 1836

Would you believe this fact about today?Would You Believe?

Showman P. T. Barnum exhibits African American slave Joice Heth, claiming she was the 161 year-old nursemaid to George Washington

On February 25, 1836

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