charles Darwin

  • birth

    5th of 6 children of Robert and Susannah Darwin
  • entered Unitarian church school

  • graduated cambridge

    graduated 10th out of 178 with an "ordinary degree"
  • HMS Beagle voyage

    began 5 year yoyage aboard the HMS Beagle.
  • presented to zoological society

    presented his mammal and bird specimens to the zoological society
  • wrote his theory of evolution

  • On the Origin of Species,

  • death