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1855 Cecilia Beaux (Pennsylvania-born Portrait Painter, Graphic Artist) Pennsylvania Artists American Artists
1864 Benjamin Henry Latrobe (English-American Architect of the U.S. Capitol and the White House) English Artists and Architects The White House U.S. Congress Library of Congress
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1939 Batman First Appears in Detective Comic Books Batman Golden Age of Batman
1954 In Wisconsin, the Milton House Museum Opens Milton, Wisconsin Museums Milton House Museum Wisconsin Historical Society
1975 U.S. Postal Service Issues Stamp Honoring African-American Poet Paul Laurence Dunbar Paul Laurence Dunbar U.S. Postal Service Poetry African-American Poets Internet Movie Database

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