What Happened on November 24, 1859

Historical Events

Historic Publication

English naturalist Charles Darwin publishes "On the Origin of Species" radically changing the view of evolution and laying the foundation for evolutionary biology

Famous Birthdays

  • Cass Gilbert, American architect (d. 1934)
Born in 1859
1859 Highlights

About November 24, 1859

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius