What Happened on August 17, 1834

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Charles Darwin reaches the top of Campana in Chile during his voyage on the Beagle

Naturalist Charles Darwin
Naturalist
Charles Darwin

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Benoit, Flemish composer/conductor (Leie/Rubens Cantata)

Famous Deaths

  • Husein Gradaščević, Bosniak general, dies at 31