Charles Darwin publishes his theory of evolution, the NFL is founded, Lou Gehrig belts his 23rd career grand slam and NASA heads for Mars, all on this day.
1912: William Booth, the preacher who founded The Salvation Army in 1865, dies at age 83 in London, England.
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