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Benazir Bhutto

Benazir Bhutto

Benazir Bhutto was the first woman to head a democratic government in a Muslim majority nation. […]

Thurgood Marshall

Thurgood Marshall

President Lyndon B. Johnson appointed U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Thurgood Marshall to the Supreme Court on this day, in 1967. […]

Carl Jung

Carl Jung

Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst Carl Jung died on this day, June 6, in 1961. […]

Harold Wilson

Harold Wilson

British politician Harold Wilson died on this day, May 24, in 1995. […]

Barbara Walters

Barbara Walters

May 16, 2014, was Walters’ last day as a co-host on the all-women talk show that she created in 1997. […]

Georges Braque

Georges Braque

French painter, collagist, draughtsman, printmaker and sculptor Georges Braque was born on this day, May 13, in 1882. […]

Vincent Auriol

Vincent Auriol

Vincent Auriol was a French politician who served as President of France from 1947 to 1954. […]

Josip Broz Tito

Josip Broz Tito

Josip Broz, commonly known as Tito, was a Yugoslav communist revolutionary politician. […]

Jack Bush

Jack Bush

John “Jack” Bush was a Canadian abstract painter. […]

Zubin Mehta

Zubin Mehta

The conductor Zubin Mehta was born on this day, April 29, in 1936. […]

Grey Owl

Grey Owl

The conservationist known as Grey Owl was born Archibald Belaney in England in 1888 and died on this day, April 13, in 1938. […]

Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso

“‘He will never be here,’ the gallery owner commented, when my assistant and two hundred pounds of equipment arrived.” […]

Helen Keller

Helen Keller

Helen Keller was an American author, political activist, and lecturer. […]

Georgia O’Keeffe

Georgia O’Keeffe

Two prints of Georgia O’Keeffe from the 1956 Sitting at her home in Abiquiu, New Mexico, have been freshly scanned. […]

Gordie Howe

Gordie Howe

Professional Canadian ice hockey player Gordie Howe was born on March 31, 1928.  […]

Bobby Short

Bobby Short

“…he and his Dalmatian, Chili, companionably shared the flickering candlelight.” […]

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