[Taxacom] Birthday Boys

Steven R. Hill srhill at inhs.uiuc.edu
Thu Feb 12 10:07:41 CST 2009

Happy 200th Birthday Wishes  ! to:

Charles Darwin
Abe Lincoln

Both born on 12 February 1809 !

I've often wondered if President Lincoln heard of or read Charles 
Darwin's works before his untimely end.  Perhaps he would have had no 
trouble accepting the evidence.

Dr. Steven R. Hill
Plant Systematics
Illinois Natural History Survey
*1816 S. Oak Street
Champaign, IL 61820-6970

*Office still located in Rm. 382, Natural Resources Building, 607 
East Peabody Drive, Champaign, IL 61820

Phone: (217) 244-8452
Fax: (217) 244-0729
srhill at mail.inhs.uiuc.edu

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