1890 – Born on the 27th of August in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1911 – He took up the pseudonym of Man Ray. As a young man, he was a regular visitor to Alfred Stieglitz’s “291” gallery, where he was exposed to current art trends and earned an early appreciation for photography. 1915 – He met the ..
US newspaper publisher president of Phoenix Newspapers 1979-1997 son of Eugene Collins Pulliam uncle of ..
French balladeer, lyricist, poet, and sc..
1920 – Born in Jewish Berlin on the 31st of October. 1932 – He bought his first camera. 1938 – He fled Germany, leaving on a boat for China, which had no Jewish quotas. 1946 – He met his wife, actress June Browne, in Australia when she came to be photographed. – She ..
1830 – Born on April 9th in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England. English photographer important for his pioneering work in photographic studies of motion and in motion-picture projection. 1868 – He emigrated to the United States as a young man but remained obscure, when his large photographs of Yosemite Valley, California, made him world famous. ..
1958 – Viggo Peter Mortensen, Jr. born on the 20th of October in New York City, although he spent his childhood years in Argentina, and his father’s native Denmark, before returning to high school in Watertown, New York (where he was captain of the swim team). Mortensen is a Danish-American theater and movie actor, poet, ..
US musician, photographer, and activist for vegetarianism and animal rights wrote vegetarian cookbooks "Linda McCartney's Home Cooking" 1989, "Linda's Kitchen" 1996, photograph collection "Linda McCartney's Sixties: Portrait of an Era" 1992 founded line of frozen vegetarian dinners 1991 wife of Paul McCa..
US photographer focus of controversy over allegedly pornographic p..
1930 – He was an internationally recognized New York City photographer born on the 24th day of January this year in Cologne, Germany. He became well known for documenting John F. Kennedy’s successful campaign for the presidency. 1960 – He took approximately 40,000 photographs of John F. Kennedy and his family during the presidential ..