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JANUARY 16

1916 Irving Penn (New Jersey-born Photographer) Irving Penn Photography
1947 Martha Weston (North Carolina-born Children's Author Illustrator) North Carolina Authors & Illustrators Primary Children's  Authors American Artists
1932 Jim Berry (Illinois-born Artist) Illinois Artists
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
2009 Andrew Wyeth (Pennsylvania-born Artist) Andrew Wyeth American Artists
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1936 A "Photo-finish" Camera Is used for the First Time at Florida's Hialeah Race Track Florida Horse Racing Photography Historic Firsts Florida Historical Society
1931 U.S. Post Office Issues Commemorative Stamp Honoring Polish Patriot Casimir Pulaski Casimir Pulaski U.S. Postal Service American Revolution University of Georgia

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