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What Happened on August 1, 1836

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As part of their homeward journey on the HMS Beagle, Charles Darwin returns to Bahia in Brazil

Naturalist Charles Darwin
Charles Darwin

1836 Highlights

About August 1, 1836

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 184 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo