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1846 in Mexico

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1846 in Mexico
Decades:  1820s 1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s

Events in the year 1846 in Mexico.



  • President-Mariano Paredes
  • President-José Mariano Salas
  • President-Valentín Gómez Farías
  • Events

  • April 25 – Mexican-American War: Open conflict begins over border disputes of Texas' boundaries.
  • May 8 – Mexican-American War – Battle of Palo Alto: Zachary Taylor defeats a Mexican force north of the Rio Grande at Palo Alto, Texas in the first major battle of the war.
  • May 9 – Mexican-American War – Battle of Resaca de la Palma in Brownsville, Texas
  • May 13 – Mexican-American War: The United States declares war on Mexico.
  • June 10 – Mexican-American War: The California Republic declares independence from Mexico.
  • June 14 – Bear Flag Revolt: American settlers in Sonoma, California start a rebellion against Mexico and proclaim the California Republic.
  • July 7 – Acting on instructions from Washington, DC, Commodore
  • August 6 – José Mariano Salas assumed the presidency as provisional president.
  • August 22 – President José Mariano Salas decreed the Mexican Constitution of 1824 in effect again.
  • References

    1846 in Mexico Wikipedia

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