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1610 Adriaen von Ostade (Dutch Painter, Printmaker) Dutch Artists Artists
1870 Adolf Loos (Austrian Architect) Austrian Artists Architecture
1879 E.H. (Ernest Howard) Shepard (English Children's Author, Illustrator) E.H. Shepard Artists Winnie the Pooh
1902 Robert Hofsinde (Danish-American Children's Author, Illustrator of Books on Native-American Culture) Danish Authors Young-adult Authors Artists Native-American Heritage University of Southern Mississippi
1943 Mercer Mayer (Arkansas-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Arkansas Authors Primary Children's Author Artists Little Critters James Madison University
1951 Douglas Wood (New York City-born Children's Author, Illustrator) New York City Authors Primary Children's Author Artists Official Web Site
1953 Janny Wurts (Pennsylvania-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Pennsylvania Authors Young-adult Authors Artists WritersWrite BooksnBytes Voyager Online
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1768 Royal Academy of Arts Founded in London by King George III English History The Fine Arts King George III British History On-Line

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