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What Happened on January 29, 1839

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

English naturalist and "On the Origin of Species" author Charles Darwin (42) marries Emma Wedgwood (41)

Naturalist Charles Darwin
Naturalist
Charles Darwin

1839 Highlights

About January 29, 1839

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 182 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius