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1843 Frederic Auguste Bartholdi (French Sculptor of the Statue of Liberty) Frederic Auguste Bartholdi Designer of the Statue of Liberty
1891 Max Ernst (German Painter, Sculptor Influential in the Surrealist Movement) German Artists New York Times
1912 Heorge Pemba (South African Artist) South African Artists South African History
1918 Charles White (Chicago-born African-American Graphic Artist, Painter, Instructor) Charles White African American Artists African American Registry
1924 Ruth Heller (Canadian Children's Author) Canadian Authors Artists
1949 David Ross (New York-born Children's Author, Illustrator) New York Authors and Illustrators American Artists Primary Authors Official Web Site
1954 Amy Schwartz (California-born Children's Author, Illustrator) California Authors and Illustrators American Artists Primary Authors University of Wisconsin
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1845 French Physicists Jean Foucault and Armand Fizeau Make the First Photographic Study of the Sun French Scientists and Mathematicians The Sun Photography Historic Firsts Center for the Study of Technology and Society

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