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1830 Eadweard Muybridge (English Photographer) Eadweard Muybridge Photography Horses
1908 Victor Vassarely (Hungarian Artist; "Father" of Op-Art) Hungary Artists
1883 Frank King (Wisconsin-born Comic-Strip Artist of "Gasoline Alley") Wisconsin Artists Artists
1923 Gloria Kamen (New York City-born Children's Author, Illustrator) New York City Authors and Illustrators Primary Children's Author American Artists University of Southern Mississippi
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1959 Frank Lloyd Wright (Wisconsin-born Architect) Frank Lloyd Wright Architecture
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1789 Geographer David Thompson Begins the Last Part of His 4,000-mile Survey of Minnesota's Northern Wilderness Minnesota Maps U.S. Maps Minnesota Historical Society

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