On This Day

What Happened on August 21, 1836

Famous Deaths

  • Claude-Louis Navier, French engineer and physicist who specialized in mechanics (Navier–Stokes equations), dies at 51
1836 Highlights

About August 21, 1836

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 185 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo