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|Centuries:||16th century – 17th century – 18th century|
|Decades:||1600s 1610s 1620s – 1630s – 1640s 1650s 1660s|
|Years:||1633 1634 1635 – 1636 – 1637 1638 1639|
|1636 by topic:|
|Arts and Science|
|Architecture - Art - Literature - Music - Science|
|Lists of leaders|
|Colonial governors - State leaders|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births - Deaths|
|Establishments and disestablishments categories|
|Establishments - Disestablishments|
|Ab urbe condita||2389|
|English Regnal year||11 Cha. 1 – 12 Cha. 1|
— to —丙子年十二月初五日
|- Vikram Samvat||1692–1693|
|- Shaka Samvat||1558–1559|
|- Kali Yuga||4737–4738|
|- Ǹrí Ìgbò||636–637|
|Japanese calendar||Kan'ei 13
|Juche calendar||N/A (before 1912)|
|Julian calendar||Gregorian minus 10 days|
|Minguo calendar||276 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||2179|
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- February 24 – King Christian of Denmark gives an order that all beggars that are able to work must be sent to Brinholmen, to build ships or to work as galley rowers.
- March 26 – Utrecht University is founded in the Netherlands.
- August 15
- September 8 – A vote of the Great and General Court of the Massachusetts Bay Colony establishes New College (Harvard University) as the first college founded in North America.
- December 13 – The Massachusetts Bay Colony organizes three militia regiments to defend the colony against the Pequot Indians. This organization is recognized today as the founding of the United States National Guard.
- Emperor Fasilides of Ethiopia founds the city of Gondar, which becomes the capital of Ethiopia for the next two centuries.
- The first American ancestor of John Adams, Henry Adams, emigrates to Massachusetts.
- Pierre Corneille's play, Le Cid, is first performed.
- Manchus occupy the Liaoning region in north China, select Shenyang (Mukden) as their capital, and proclaim the new Qing Dynasty ("pure").
- The Shogun forbids Japanese to travel abroad and those abroad from returning home.
- In the American colonies, Roger Williams (theologian) founds Rhode Island.
- Thirty Years' War: French intervention starts.
- The first synagogue of the New World, Kahal Zur Israel Synagogue, is founded in Recife by the Dutch.
- April 7 – Gregório de Mattos, Brazilian poet (d. 1696)
- May 6 – Laura Mancini, French court beauty (d. 1657)
- August 25 – Louis Victor de Rochechouart de Mortemart, French military man, brother of Madame de Montespan (d.1688)
- September 29 – Thomas Tenison, Archbishop of Canterbury (d. 1715)
- October 31 – Ferdinand Maria, Elector of Bavaria (d. 1679)
- November 1 – Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux, poet and critic (d. 1711)
- November 6 – Princess Henriette Adelaide of Savoy (d. 1676)
- January 11 – Dodo Knyphausen, Swedish military leader (b. 1583)
- January 26 – Jean Hotman, Marquis de Villers-St-Paul, French diplomat (b. 1552)
- February 22 – Sanctorius, physician (b. 1561)
- April 18 – Julius Caesar, English judge (b. c.1557)
- June 9 – Antoine de Paule, 56th Grandmaster of the Knights Hospitaller (b. c.1551)
- June 13 – George Gordon, 1st Marquess of Huntly, Scottish politician (b. 1562)
- August 25 – Bhai Gurdas, Sikh religious figure (b. 1551)
- September 17 – Stefano Maderno, sculptor (b. 1576)
- October 11 – Johann Albrecht Adelgrief, German man who claimed to be a prophet and was executed for witchcraft.
- October 19 – Marcin Kazanowski, Polish military leader (b. c.1564)
- December 9 – Fabian Birkowski, Polish writer (b. 1566)
- December 10 – Randal MacDonnell, 1st Earl of Antrim, Irish leader