1809-02-12

Charles Darwin, naturalist was born.

Charles Darwin, naturalist was born in Mount House, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England.

In 1859 he published his work "The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection: Or, the Preservation of Favored Races in the Struggle for Life" - still controversial in many corners of the world.

Mount House, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England
52°42'46.00"N,2°45'47.50"W
or
52.712778, -2.763194‎

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