He was an English naturalist, geologist, and biologist who proposed and provided scientific evidence that all species of life have evolved over time through natural selection. He is best known for his theory of evolution, which is widely accepted and is the foundation of modern evolutionary biology. His work "On the Origin of Species" published in 1859, provided scientific explanations for the diversity of life on earth and had major influence in scientific and academic fields, as well as in society at large, as it challenged the views on religion and science that existed at the time.
Charles Darwin was around 6 foot tall. In centimeters, his height was 182 cm.
This means that he was noticeably taller than the average American male.
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He died 141 years, 10 months, and 11 days ago.
He was born on a Sunday.
He died on a Wednesday.
He died in April 1882, which was over 141 years ago. More than a century has passed since his death.
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