1636 in History
March 26 University of Utrecht opening ceremony
April 29 Prince Frederik Henry occupies Schenkenschans
July 4 City of Providence, Rhode Island form
August 4 Johan Mauritius appointed governor of Dutch Brazil
August 14 Spanish troops occupy Corbie at Amiens
October 4 Battle at Wittstock, Brandenburg: Sweden beat Ferdinand III
October 4 In Massachusetts the Plymouth Colony's 1st law drafted
October 28 Harvard University (Cambridge Mass) founded