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This Day in the Arts: April 15

1452:

Artist and inventor Leonardo da Vinci is born. He is famous for his paintings The Last Supper and Mona Lisa; his drawing Vitruvian Man; and numerous conceptual inventions, such as the helicopter and the calculator.

1802:

William Wordsworth is inspired to write the poem “I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud” when he and his sister Dorothy see a “long belt” of daffodils.


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