December 7, 1836 in History
Event:
Martin Van Buren elected 8th president




Related Topics:
Buren
elected
Martin
president

Related Year:
1836

Related Events:
December 7





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1988 Mikhail Gorbachev cheered by Wall St. crowds upon arrival in New York City
1981 Spain becomes a member of the NATO alliance
1949 Chiang Kai-shek flees to Taiwan
1945 Microwave oven patented
1941 Japanese attack Pearl Harbor, a date that will live in infamy