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On this Day: August 25, 1910 | Birthday of Dorothea Tanning

25 August 1910: Birthday of Dorothea Tanning, American painter, sculptor, and poet (d. 2012) (Source) Dorothea Margaret Tanning (25 August 1910 – 31 January 2012) was an American painter, printmaker, sculptor, writer, and poet. Her early work was influenced by Surrealism. Biography Dorothea Tanning, Birthday, 1942, oil on canvas, 40Continue Reading

On this Day: August 25, 1984 | Death of Truman Capote

25 August 1984: Death of Truman Capote, American novelist, playwright, and screenwriter (b. 1924) (Source) Truman Garcia Capote[1] (/kəˈpoʊti/;[2] born Truman Streckfus Persons, September 30, 1924 – August 25, 1984) was an American novelist, screenwriter, playwright, and actor. Several of his short stories, novels, and plays have been praised asContinue Reading

Charlie Watts

Charles Robert Watts (2 June 1941 – 24 August 2021) was an English drummer who achieved international fame as the drummer for the Rolling Stones. He was one of the band’s longest serving members, joining in January 1963 and remaining a member until his death in 2021. Originally trained asContinue Reading