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1871 Jack Butler Yeats (Irish Painter) Irish Artists Artists
1905 Ernie Bushmiller (New York City-born Cartoonist: "Nancy") Ernie Bushmiller Cartoons & Comics
1927 Dick Bruna (Dutch Children's Author, Illustrator) Dick Bruna Primary Children's Authors Artists
1947 John Bianchi (Canadian Children's Author, Illustrator) John Bianchi Primary Children's Authors Artists
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1966 Lunar Orbiter 1 Takes the First Photograph of the Earth from the Moon Lunar Exploration Photography Historic Firsts NASA

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