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MAY 29

1826 Ebenezer Butterick (Massachusetts-born Inventor of the Tissue Paper Dress Pattern) Massachusetts Scientists & Inventors Inventors Art & Design
1860 Clarence Shaler (Wisconsin-born Inventor, Sculptor) Wisconsin Scientists and Inventors Inventors and Inventions American Artists Wisconsin Historical Society
1904 Junzo Sakakura (Japanese Architect) Japan Architecture
1938 Brock Cole (Pennsylvania-born Children's Author) Pennsylvania Authors and Illustrators Primary Children's Authors American Artists James Madison University Educational Paperback
1964 Stephen T. Johnson (Wisconsin-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Wisconsin Authors and Illustrators Primary Children's Authors American Artists Art and Ideas Richard Solomon Lawrence Arts Center
1974 Aaron McGruder (Chicago-born African-American Cartoonist) Chicago Artists American Artists African-American Artists African American Registry
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Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
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1886 The First Advertisement for Coca-Cola Appears in the Atlanta Journal Coca-Cola Journalism Propaganda Historic Firsts University of Georgia
1897 The St. Paul Dispatch Runs a Photograph of the First Automobile in the Twin Cities St. Paul, Minnesota Journalism Photography Minnesota Historical Society
1995 U.S. Postal Service Issues POW-MIA Commemorative Stamp U.S. Postal Serivce University of Georgia

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