23rd January 1889
Alexandre Cabanel died.130 years
23rd January 1989
Salvador Dali, a prominent Spanish surrealist painter, died. 30 years.
23rd January 1944
Edvard Munch, a Norwegian painter and printmaker, died. 75 years.
23rd January 2004
Helmut Newton died. 15 years
26th January 1824
Théodore Géricault died. 195 years
28th January 1929
Claes Oldenburg, American Pop Artist, was born. 90 years
30th January 1969
The Beatles’ last public performance. 50 years
1st February 1944
Piet Mondrian, the Dutch pioneer of abstract art and important contributor to the De Stijl art movement, died. 75 years.
3rd February 1924
Woodrow Wilson, the 28th president of the United States, died. 95 years.
7th February 1964
The Beatles arrived in America for the first time for their United States Tour. 55 years.
10th February 1939
Pope Pius XI, the sovereign of Vatican City from its creation as an independent state, died. 80 years.
14th February 1929
St. Valentine’s Day Massacre took place. 90 years
18th February 1564
Michelangelo Buonarroti died. 455 years
23rd February 1934
Edward Elgar, a prominent English composer, died. 85 years.
25th February 1964
Muhammad Ali, the famous American boxer, become World Champion. 55 years.
28th February 1929
Frank Gehry, the architect, was born. 90 years
2nd March 1919
Jennifer Jones, the actress, was born. 100 years
9th March 1934
Yuri Gagarin, the Russian Cosmonaut and Soviet Pilot, was born. 85 years.
9th March 1959
The Barbie doll made its debut at the American International Toy Fair in New York. 60 years
9th March 1994
Charles Bukowski died. 25 years

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