Abraham Lincoln and Charles Darwin were born on the 12th of February
Abrham Lincoln was the 16th U.S. President from 1861 until his assassination in April of 1865. He led the country through the horrific American Civil War, helped to abolish slavery. If you want to know more, there’s a new biopic directed by Steven Spielberg about the last days of Lincoln… or you can read an interesting article here.
Darwin was the man who established that all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors. He proposed the scientific theory that this branching pattern of evolution resulted from a process that he called natural selection, in which the struggle for existence has a similar effect to the artificial selection involved in selective breeding. Read the complete article here.
Have a great day, dear friends.