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1753 John Soane (English Neoclassical Architect) English Artists & Designers Architecture
1890 Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian-born French Dress Designer) Italian Artists & Designers Fads & Fashion
1916 Robert McClung (Pennsylvania-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Pennsylvania Authors & Illustrators Primary Children's Authors American Artists Animals
1918 Ozzie Sweet (Connecticut-born Photographer) Ozzie Sweet Photography
1922 Roy Doty (Chicago-born Cartoonist, Illustrator) Roy Doty Artists Cartoon & Comics
1928 Thorton Dial (Alabama-born African-American Artist, Painter, Drawer, Sculptor) Alabama Artist Artists African-American Artists African American Registry
1939 Karl Lagerfeld (German Fashion Designer) German Artists & Designers Fads & Fashion Biography.com
1949 Babette Cole (English Children's Author, Illustrator) Babette Cole Primary Children's Authors English Artists
1956 Scott Banfill (American Children's Author, Illustrator) Primary Children's Authors American Artists
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1820 Colonel Josiah Snelling Lays the Cornerstone of a Fort That Will Later Bear His Name St. Paul, Minnesota Forts Minnesota Department of National Resources Minnesota Historical Society
1981 Picasso's Painting "Guernica" Is Returned to Spain to Hang in the Prado Museum in Madrid Guernica Pablo Picasso Prado Museum Writer's Almanac History Channel
1988 The Minneapolis Sculpture Garden Opens Minneapolis, Minnesota Art Minneapolis Sculpture Garden Minnesota Historical Society

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