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MAY 19

1593 Jacob Jordaens (Belgian Artist; Painted Scenes of Peasant Life) Belgian Artists Artists
1933 Tom Feelings (New York City-born African-American Children's Author, Illustrator) Tom Feelings Primary Childrens Authors American Artists Notable African Americans Coretta Scott King Illustrator Awards 1979, 1994, 1996
1950 Arthur Dorros (Washington, D.C.-born African-American Children's Author, Illustrator) Washington, D.C. Authors and Illustrator Primary Childrens Authors American Artists
1954 Elise Primavera (New Jersey-born Children's Author, Illustrator) New Jersey Authors and Illustrator Primary Childrens Authors American Artists
1957 Kimberly Bulcken Root (American Children's Author, Illustrator) American Authors and Illustrator Primary Childrens Authors American Artists
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Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1968 Adolf Dehn (Wisconsin-born Printmaker, Artist) Wisconsin Artists American Artists
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1905 Simplon Tunnel Connecting Italy and Switzerland Is Officially Opened Italy Switzerland Mountains European History CNN

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