|Birth Day||February 8, 1825|
|Birth Place||Leicester, England|
|Age||194 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Feb 16, 1892 (age 67)|
Naturalist who traversed the Amazon rainforest and noted animal mimicry.
By recording the different ways rainforest animals and insects imitated other life forms or inanimate objects, he lent further support to the theory of evolution.
He was born in Leicester into a middle class family.
One of the goals of his journey was to find evidence for Charles Darwin theory on the origin of species.