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What Happened on August 1, 1744

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Person of interestJean-Baptiste Lamarck

Jean-Baptiste Lamarck, French naturalist (Lamarckian evolution), born in Paris, France (d. 1829)

French Naturalist Jean-Baptiste Lamarck
French Naturalist
Jean-Baptiste Lamarck

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About August 1, 1744

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 276 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo