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MAY 18

International Museum Day
(Observed annually on May 18 since 1977)
Museums International Council of Museums
1846 Peter Carl Faberge (Russian Goldsmith, Designer, Jeweler) Peter Carl Faberge
1883 Walter Gropius (German-born Architect; Helped Found the Bauhaus School) Walter Gropius Architecture
1925 Lillian Hoban (Pennsylvania-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Pennsylvania Authors & Illustrators Primary Children's Authors American Artists
1951 Colin McNaughton (English Children's Author, Illustrator) English Authors & Illustrators Primary Children's Authors Artists
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date

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