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1613 Andre Le Notre (French Landscape Architect Who Designed the Gardens at the Palace of Versailles) French Artists & Drsigners Château de Versailles Greenwich Guide
1918 Elaine de Kooning (Pennsylvania-born Painter, Educator, Art Critic) Elaine de Kooning Educators of Note American Artists
1933 Arlene Alda (New York City-born Photographer, Children's Author) New York City Authors Primary Authors Photography BookPage James Madison University Official Web Site
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1898 The City of Atlanta Accepts George Gress' Gift of the Cyclorama Painting of the Battle of Atlanta Atlanta, Georgia American Civil War Art City of Atlanta University of Georgia
1904 Hudson River Tunnel Is Completed New York City New Jersey
1913 Foundation Stone Is Laid for the Australia's Capital City, Canberra Australia National Archive of Australia
1967 Rejected Portrait of President Johnson Draws Record Crowd President Lyndon Johnson The American Presidency Art Texas State Historical Association

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