1908 – Born on the 19th of December in Berlin, Germany.
1936 – ‘A Short History of Photography’ some two years earlier, though he is probably better known for his longer essay, ‘The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction.’
– She wrote appreciatively about her doctoral thesis.
1981 – Her service as François Mitterrand’s official photographer following his election as president of France.
2000 – Died on the 31st of March.