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What Happened on February 28, 1832

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Charles Darwin, aboard HMS Beagle, arrives in the town of Salvador in the Brazilian state of Bahia

Naturalist Charles Darwin
Naturalist
Charles Darwin

1832 Highlights

About February 28, 1832

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 189 years and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces