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MAY 26

1837 Washington Roebling (Pennsylvania Civil Engineer Who Designed the Brooklyn Bridge) Pennsylvania Artists & Designers Architecture Brooklyn Bridge
1873 Olaf Gulbransson (Norwegian-born German Illustrator and Satirist) Norwegian Artists Artists
1895 Dorothea Lange (New Jersey-born Documentary Photographer) Dorothea Lange Photography
1899 Aaron Douglas (Kansas-born African-American Artist) Aaron Douglas American Artists African-American Artists
1934 Sheila Greenwald (New York City-born Children's Author and Illustrator) Sheila Greenwald Primary Children's Authors Young Adult Authors American Artists
1954 Lisbeth Zwerger (Austrian Children's Author and Illustrator) Lisbeth Zwerger Primary Children's Authors Artists
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
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