Today, Google homepage is full of birds as it’s celebrating the 226th Birthday of John James Audubon.
Google celebrates 226th Birthday of John James Audubon
John James Audubon (April 26, 1785 – January 27, 1851) was a French American ornithologist, naturalist, hunter, and painter. He painted, catalogued, and described the birds of North America in a manner far superior to what had gone before. Born in the French colony of Saint Domingue (now Haiti) and raised in France as a youth, in his embrace of America and his outsize personality and achievements, he represented the new American people of the United States. wikipedia.com