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JANUARY 24

1664 John Vanbrugh (English Baroque Architect) English Authors, Architects & Designers
1776 E.T.A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus) Hoffmann (German Composer, Artist, Author of Short Stories and Novels) German Authors Composers Artists
1964 Maya Christina Gonzalez (California-born Latin-American Children's Author, Illustrator) Maya Christina Gonzalez American Artists Young-adult Author Latin-American Studies
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1863 President Lincoln Poses for Photographs by Alexander Gardner, Matthew Brady's Assistant Matthew Brady Abraham Lincoln Photography Lincoln Logs
1923 Warren Harding's Proclamation Establishes Aztec Ruins National Monument New Mexico President Harding The American Presidency Parks

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