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Darwin, Charles (1809–82)

  • By: Vincent Kelly Pollard
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

The naturalist and evolutionary biologist Charles Darwin was born in Shrewsbury, England, on February 12, 1809. A polymath, Darwin was also educated in theology, chemistry, medicine, and geology. Extensive field research, comparative study and reflection on the writings of other ...

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