On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1836

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Sam Houston inaugurated as 1st elected President of the Republic of Texas

Texan Revolutionary Sam Houston
Texan Revolutionary
Sam Houston

Famous Birthdays

  • Mungo Park, Scottish golfer (British Open 1874), born in Inveresk, East Lothian (d. 1904)