On This Day

What Happened on April 19, 1882

Famous Deaths

Person of interestCharles Darwin

Charles Darwin, English naturalist (Origin of the Species) who conceived the theory of evolution by natural selection, dies of heart failure at 73

Naturalist Charles Darwin
Charles Darwin

1882 Highlights

About April 19, 1882

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 138 years, 9 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries