On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1836

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)
1836 Highlights

About October 22, 1836

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 184 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra