Return Today in the History Art, Architecture & Design Return

OCTOBER 5

1864 Louis Jean Lumiere (French Chemist) Louis Jean Lumiere Chemistry Photography
1913 Gene Zion (New York City-born Children's Author, Illustrator) New York City Authors & Illustrators Primary Authors American Artists
1922 Bil Keane (Pennsylvania-born Cartoonist: Family Circus) Bil Keane Cartoons and Comics
1928 Louise Fitzhugh (Tennessee-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Louise Fitzhugh Young-adult Authors American Artists
1959 David Shannon (Washington, D.C.-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Washington, D.C. Authors & Illustrators Primary Authors American Artists Scholastic
Maya Lin (Ohio-born Asian-American Architect: Vietnam Veterans Memorial) Maya Lin Vietnam Veterans Memorial Asian-American Artists, Architects and Designers
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
Icon
Icon
1946 The Science Place Opens as the Dallas Health Museum Texas Museums Official Website Texas State Historical Association

Have an item you would like for us to add? Let us know!

Click Here! E-mail