Historical Events in April 1836

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Apr 1 Charles Darwin aboard HMS Beagle reaches Cocos Islands

Naturalist Charles Darwin
Charles Darwin
  • Apr 14 US Congress forms Territory of Wisconsin
  • Apr 19 Nikolai Gogol's "Revisor" premieres in St Petersburg
  • Apr 20 Territory of Wisconsin created
  • Apr 21 Battle of San Jacinto, Texas wins independence from Mexico