February 12, 2017 all-day
Feb 12, 1809. Author and naturalist, born at Shrewsbury, England. Best remembered for his books On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life and The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex. Died at Down, Kent, England, Apr 19, 1882.
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