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What Happened on January 8, 1823

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Alfred Russel Wallace

Alfred Russel Wallace, British naturalist, explorer and co-discoverer of evolution through natural selection, born in Usk, Monmouthshire, Wales (d. 1913)

1823 Highlights

About January 8, 1823

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 199 years and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn