On This Day

What Happened on December 7, 1836

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Martin Van Buren elected the 8th President of the United States

8th US President Martin Van Buren
8th US President
Martin Van Buren

1836 Highlights

About December 7, 1836

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 183 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius