DAILY SPOTLIGHT

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07-17-1898 – 12-09-1991 Berenice Abbott – Born in Springfield, Ohio. She was an American photographer best known for her black and white photography of New York City architecture and urban…

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Jul 17
2018
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2018

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07-16-1907 – 01-20-1990 Barbara Stanwyck – Born in Brooklyn, New York. She was an American actress that had a 60-year career in both film and television. She made 85 films in…

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07-15-1953 Alicia Bridges – Born in Lawndale, North Carolina. She is an American singer. Co-wrote and performed her international hit I Love the Nightlife in 1978. Bridges is openly lesbian….

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Jul 15
2018
Jul 14
2018

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07-14-1980 Balian Buschbaum – Born in Ulm, Germany. He is a transgender pioneer (born Yvonne Buschbaum). As a woman, she was Germany’s second best pole vaulter in the 2000 Sydney…

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07-13-1863 – 09-05-1947 Mary Emma Woolley – Born in South Norwalk, Connecticut. She was an American educator, peace activist, and women’s suffrage supporter. Woolley was the first female student to…

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Jul 13
2018
Jul 12
2018

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07-12-1918 Doris Grumbach – Born in New York City, New York. She is an American novelist, biographer, literary critic, and essayist. She taught at the College of Saint Rose in…

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07-11-1931 – 07-08-2018  Tab Hunter (born Arthur Andrew Kelm) – Born in New York City, New York, he grew up in Long Beach, California. He was an American actor, singer,…

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Jul 11
2018
Jul 10
2018

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07-10-1640 – 04-16-1689 Aphra Behn – Born in Canterbury, United Kingdom. She was a British playwright, poet, translator, and fiction writer. Behn was one of the first women to earn…

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07-09-1926 — 01-15-2018  Mathilde Krim – Born in Como, Italy to a Swiss Protestant father and Italian Roman Catholic mother. In 1950, she married David Danon, an Israeli she met…

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Jul 9
2018
Jul 8
2018

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07-08-1906 – 01-25-2005 Philip C. Johnson – Born in Cleveland, Ohio. He was an American architect. In 1930, he founded the Department of Architecture and Design at the Museum of…

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