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1849 William Merritt Chase (Indiana-born Painter) Indiana Artists American Artists
1902 Symeon Shimin (Russian Children's Author, Illustrator) Russian Authors Primary Children's Authors Artists
1917 Margaret Taylor Burroughs (Louisiana-born African-American Children's Author, Illustrator) Louisiana Authors & Illustrators Young-adult Literature Poetry American Artists African American Registry
1926 Hilary Knight (New York City-born Children's Author, Illustrator) New York City Authors Primary Children's Authors American Artists
1938 Nicholasa Mohr (New York City-born Hispanic Children's Author, Illustrator) Nicholasa Mohr Primary Children's Authors American Artists Latin-American Studies
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1512 Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel Ceiling First Opens to Public Michelangleo The Sistine Chapel Concordia History Channel
1957 The Mackinac Bridge Opens Connecting Michigan's Two Peninsulas Michigan Bridges State of Michigan
1966 Apple Jacks Trademark Registered Foods and Nutrition Patents & Trademarks Apple Jacks U.S. Patents & Trademarks Office

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