On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1836

Historical Events


Book releaseHistoric Publication

Ralph Waldo Emerson publishes his influential essay "Nature" in the US, outlining his beliefs in transcendentalism

Lecturer and Poet Ralph Waldo Emerson
Lecturer and Poet
Ralph Waldo Emerson

1836 Highlights

About September 9, 1836

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 184 years, 4 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo