What Happened on August 17, 1834

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Charles Darwin reaches top of Campana Chile during his Voyage on the Beagle

Naturalist Charles Darwin
Naturalist
Charles Darwin

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Benoit, Flemish composer/conductor (Leie/Rubens Cantata)

Famous Deaths

  • Husein Gradaščević, Bosniak general, dies at 31