What Happened on July 8, 1836

Historical Events

Historic Event

Charles Darwin reaches Saint Helena in HMS Beagle and takes up lodgings near the tomb of Napoleon

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph Chamberlain, British minister of Commerce/Colonies
1836 Highlights

About July 8, 1836

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 186 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer