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What Happened on February 29, 1832

Historical Events

Historic Event

Charles Darwin walks through the tropical forests of Bahia in Brazil, describing the experience as being in "transports of pleasure"

1832 Highlights

About February 29, 1832

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 190 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces