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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
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1976 Alexander Calder (Pennsylvania-born Artist) Alexander Calder American Artists
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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