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1798 Eugene Delacroix (French Painter) French Artists Artists
1785 John James Audubon (Haitian-born Artist and Naturalist) John J. Audubon Birds
1822 Frederick Law Olmsted (Connecticut-born Landscape Architect; Designed Central Park in New York City) Frederick Law Olmsted Architecture
1917 I.M. Pei (Chinese-American Architect) I.M. Pei Asian-American Artists, Designers, Architects The Louvre
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1679 Construction Is Completed on South Africa's Castle of Good Hope South Africa Castles Castle of Good Hope South African History
1957 Work Is Completed on the Jim Woodruff Dam Lake Seminole Project Near Chattahoochee, Florida Florida Dams Lake Seminole Florida Historical Society

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