1636 in History – What happened in year 1636

✅ Published on March 26th, 2009 in 17th Century in History

In history, year 1636 has its own importance and known for many memorable events like famous birthdays, inventions, natural disaster, treaties, change of rulers, special days etc. Find below a list of important historical events which happened during the year 1636.

Top Historical Events of the Year 1636 ⚡:

Date/MonthEvent / Incidence / Incident
30 aprilEighty Years' War-Dutch Republic forces recaptured strategically important fort from Spain after a nine-month siege.
13 decemberThe Massachusetts Bay Colony organized three militia units, anact considered to be the founding of the National Guard of the UnitedStates.

Famous birthdays in the year 1636:

Date/MonthName / Profession / Country
01 NovemberNicolas Boileau-Despréaux / Poet / France
02 NovemberEdward Colston / Politician / United Kingdom
03 JuneJohn Hale / Politician / United States of America
29 AprilEsaias Reusner / Composer / Germany
29 SeptemberThomas Tenison / Bishop / United Kingdom
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