Eugène-Louis Danguy (1831, 11 May - 1889) was born - France, Auxerre.
Hervé Gloaguen (1937, 11 May - ) was born - France, Rennes.
Paul Nash (1889, 11 May - 1946, 11 July) was born - UK, London. Landscape artist who from the late 1920s onwards used photographs as the basis for his designs.
Edmond Becquerel (1820, 24 March - 1891, 11 May) died. French physicist and innovator in early photography who in around 1848 used daguerreotypes to study the solar spectrum.
Louis Ghémar (1819, 8 January - 1873, 11 May) died - Belgium, Brussels. One of most significant photographers of Belgium.
John Herschel (1792, 7 March - 1871, 11 May) died - Great Britain, Kent, Collingwood. English scientist, astronomer, artist, writer, innovator with photographic processes and photographer.
The Herschel Family Papers collection at the Harry Ransom Center has created an online inventory of their holdings which include More...