On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 1836

Famous Birthdays

  • John Farmer, English composer, born in Nottingham (d. 1901)

Famous Deaths

  • Marc-Antoine Parseval, French mathematician (Parseval's theorem), dies at 81
1836 Highlights

About August 16, 1836

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 183 years, 11 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo