On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 1836

Historical Events

  • Dutch garrison evacuates fort Du Bus New Guinea

Famous Birthdays

  • Eduard Wachmann, composer

Famous Deaths

  • John Clarke-Whitfeld, English organist and composer, dies at 65
1836 Highlights

About February 22, 1836

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 185 years, 7 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces