21 October 1581: Birthday of Domenichino, Italian painter (d. 1641) (Source)

Portrait of Domenichino, 1760 – artist: Randon sc. Odieuvre exc. (Source)

Domenico Zampieri (US: /ˌtsɑːmpiˈɛəri, ˌzɑːm-/,[1] Italian: [doˈmeːniko ddzamˈpjɛːri]; October 21, 1581 – April 6, 1641), known by the diminutive Domenichino (US: /dˌmnɪˈkn, –ˌmɛn-/,[1][2] Italian: [domeniˈkiːno]) after his shortness, was an Italian Baroque painter of the Bolognese School of painters. (Source)

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