1836 was a leap year.
|Centuries:||18th century – 19th century – 20th century|
|Decades:||1800s 1810s 1820s – 1830s – 1840s 1850s 1860s|
|Years:||1833 1834 1835 – 1836 – 1837 1838 1839|
Events[change | change source]
- The Year without a Summer
- Pepsian discovered.
- Charles Dickens writes and publishes his first book, The Pickwick Papers.
- First railway opens in Australia, a carriage on rails, pushed by convicts at Port Arthur, Tasmania
Deaths[change | change source]
- March 6 – Davy Crockett, American folk hero, frontiersman, soldier and politician (b. 1786)