On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1785

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

James Hutton, geologist, presents his full theory of uniformitarianism at a meeting of the Royal Society of Edinburgh

Geologist James Hutton
Geologist
James Hutton

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