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DECEMBER 27

1873 William A. Harper (Canadian-born African-American Artist) Canadian Artists Artists African-American Artists African American Registry
1904 Ingri Parin D'Aulaire (Norwegian-American Children's Author, Illustrator) Norwegian Authors Primary Children's Authors Artists University of Minnesota
1915 Ted Rand (Washington-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Washington Authors Primary Children's Authors Artists Satttle Post-Intelligencer
1943 Diane Stanley (Texas-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Texas Authors & Illustrators Primary Children's Authors American Artists Official Website Harper Children Houghton Mifflin Reading Online
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Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1990 Harold Town (Canadian Abstract Painter, Illustrator, Printmaker, Sculptor, Writer) Canadian Artists Artists CBC
2008 Robert Graham (Mexican-American Sculptor of the Franklin Roosevelt Memorial in Washington, D.C.) Robert Graham Franklin Roosevelt Memorial American Artists & Designers Latin-American Artists
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1932 New York City's Radio City Music Hall Opens to the Public Radio City Music Hall Music Architecture Historic Firsts Library of Congress History Channel

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