Tenpô 7 (天保七年)
Timeline of 1836
Other Events of 1836
- The eastern bailey (Higashi-no-maru) of Edo castle is destroyed by fire.
- The Tenpô Famine comes to a peak; roughly 100,000 people die of starvation.
- The Daoguang Emperor of China issues an edict explicitly forbidding any members of the Chinese investiture envoys to bring goods to Ryûkyû with the intent of engaging in trade.
- Kamo Rebellion - shogunate forces enter into private daimyô domains to prosecute tax protestors.
Births and Deaths
- Tenpô 6/12/19 (5 Feb 1836) Atsu-hime is born.
- Endô Jôan is born.
- Enomoto Takeaki is born.
- Matsudaira Katamori is born.
- Niimi Nishiki is born.
- Shinsengumi member Ôtani Ryôsuke is born.
- Sano Shimenosuke is born.
- Shimizu Goichi is born.
- Yamaoka Tesshû is born.