1836

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May 19, 2022

Events

March 2 - In the town of Washington in Brasos, the Texas Congress of Americans declares independence from Mexico.

Born

See also Category: Born 1836 January 27 - Sacher-Masoch Leopold von Austrian writer, author of erotic and ethnographic novels († 1895). May 5 - Sidir Vorobkevych, Ukrainian writer, composer, conductor († 1903). May 14 - Steinitz Wilhelm, German chess player, the first world chess champion. May 17 - Joseph Norman Lockyer, English astrophysicist who discovers helium in the sun

Died

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