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1895 Beulah Woodard (Ohio-born African-American Artist) Ohio Artists African-American Artists African American Registry
1907 Shirley Graham DuBois (Indiana-born African-American Composer, Artist, Children's Author) Indiana Authors & Illustrators Young-adult Authors American Artists American Composers African-American Authors & Illustrators African American Registry
1918 Seymour Reit (New York City-born Artist, Children's Author) New York City Authors & Illustrators Young-adult Authors American Artists
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1976 Alexander Calder (Pennsylvania-born Artist) Alexander Calder American Artists
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1864 Sculptor Edmonia Lewis Exhibits Two of Her Early Pieces at the Colored Soldiers' Fair in Boston, Massachusetts Boston, Massachusetts New York Artists Ameritcan Artists American Civil War African-American Artists Native-American Heritage Massachusetts Foundation for the Humanities
1901 NABISCO Trademark Is Registered Patents & Trademarks NABISCO USPTO
1935 First Photo of Earth's Curvature Made From a Balloon 72,000' Above South Dakota South Dakota Earth Balloons Photograohy Historic Firsts NASA
1951 Janet Collins Debuts as the First African-American Dancer with the New York Metropolitan Opera New York City Opera Ballet African-American History Historic Firsts Metropolitan Opera

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