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What Happened on August 24, 1831

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John Henslow asks Charles Darwin to travel with him on the HMS Beagle

Naturalist Charles Darwin
Naturalist
Charles Darwin

1831 Highlights

About August 24, 1831

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 188 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo