On This Day

What Happened on November 16, 1836

Famous Birthdays

  • David Kalākaua, King of the Hawaiian Islands (1874-91), born in Honolulu, Kingdom of Hawaii (d. 1891)

Famous Deaths

  • Christian Hendrik Persoon, Dutch mycologist (b. 1761)
1836 Highlights

About November 16, 1836

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 185 years and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio