What Happened on December 27, 1831

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

HMS Beagle with Charles Darwin on board, departs England for a survey of South America

Naturalist Charles Darwin
Naturalist
Charles Darwin

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  • Lucius Fairchild, American politician, diplomat, and Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Kent, Ohio (d. 1896)