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This Day in the Arts: April 12

1907:

Sculptor Felix de Weldon, best known for his U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial of soldiers raising the U.S. flag on Iwo Jima, is born in Vienna, Austria.

1940:

Jazz pianist and composer Herbie Hancock is born in Chicago. He is known for his blending of rock, soul, and funk with elements of jazz.


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