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What Happened on September 22, 1877

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Rudolf Virchow delivers an anti-Darwinian speech to the Congress of German Naturalist and Physicians, Munich where he speaks against the teaching of the theory of evolution in schools

Anthropologist/Pathologist Rudolf Virchow
Rudolf Virchow

1877 Highlights

About September 22, 1877

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 143 years, 3 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo