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DECEMBER 8

1861 Aristide Maillol (French Artist) French Artists
1886 Diego Rivera (Mexican Artist) Diego Rivera Latin-American Studies
1894 Elzie (Crisler) Segar (Illinois-born Cartoonist: Creator of Popeye) Illinois Artists Cartoons & Comics
1897 Edwin Tunis (New York-born Children's Historical Author, Illustrator) New York Authors & Illustrators Young-adult Author American Artists U.S. History
1911 Kin Platt (New York City-born Children's Author, Illustrator) New York City Authors & Illustrators Young-adult Author American Artists
1922 Lucian Freud (German-born British Artist) Lucian Freud Artists
1940 Mary Azarian (Washington, D.C.-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Washington, D.C. Authors & Illustrators Primary Children's Author American Artists
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Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
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1970 The "Count Chocula" Trademark Is Registered Trademarks and Patents Foods and Nutrition USPTO

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