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1891 David Low (New Zealand-born English Journalist, Political Cartoonist and Caricaturist) New Zealand Authors & Illustrators Journalism Artists
1929 Donald Carrick (British Children's Author, Illustrator) British Authors and Illustrators Artists Primary Authors
1948 Cheryl Willis Hudson (African-American Children's Author, Illustrator Born in Virginia) Cheryl Willis Hudson American Artists Primary Authors Famous African Americans
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1866 Act of Congress States That Only Portraits of Deceased Persons May Appear on U.S. Bank Notes U.S. Congress Currency Law US Treasury
1931 Seals Stadium Opens and for 26 Years Will Serve as the Home Field for the San Francisco Seals of the Pacific Coast League San Francisco Sports Figures Baseball Architecture Learn California
1940 Booker T. Washington Stamp Is First Featuring an African American Booker T. Washington U.S. Postal Service African-American History Historic Firsts
1948 U.S. Postal Service Issues 3-cent Stamp Commemorating the 1798 Creation of Mississippi Territory Mississippi USPS Georgia

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