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1890 Eliezer Lissitzky (Russian Painter, Typographer, and Designer) Russian Artists, Architects & Designers Artists
1899 Kate Seredy (Hungarian-born Children's Author, Illustrator: Awarded the 1938 Newbery Medal for The White Stag) Kate Seredy Young-adult Authors Artists & Illustrators Awarded the 1938 Newbery Medal for The White Stag
1946 Sandra Lee Markle (Ohio-born Children's Science Author, Illustrator) Ohio Authors & Illustrators American Artists & Illustrators Science Boyds Mill Press
1947 Sal Barraca (New York City-born Children's Author, Illustrator) New York City Authors & Illustrators Primary Children's Authors American Artists & Illustrators Official Website
1960 Neil Gaiman (English Author of Graphic Novels and Comic Books English Authors & Illustrators Comics Writer's Almanac
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1956 David Seymour (Polish-American Photographer) David Seymour Photography
1923 Lake Washington's East Channel Bridge Is Opened to Mercer Island Washington Bridges History Link
1954 President Eisenhower Dedicates the Marine Corps Memorial in Arlington, Virginia Virginia President Eisenhower The U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial (Iwo Jima) World War II National Park Service
1982 Vietnam Veterans Memorial Opens to the Public in Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C. Vietnam Veterans Memorial Vietnam War New York Times

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