David Avison (1937, 13 March - 2004, 7 March) was born - US, VA, Harrisonburg. American photographer.
Hans Bellmer (1902, 13 March - 1975, 23 February) was born - Germany, Silesia, Katowice (Katowize). Studied engineering at the Technische Hochaschule in Berlin and met Georg Grosz at the drawing classes. He worked at Malik Verlag as a graphic designer and this was the influential publishing house set up by the brother of John Heartfield. He is More...
Jane Brown (1925, 13 March - 2014, 21 December) was born. Worked as a photographer for newspapers in the UK for over 50 years mainly for The Observer. In 1995 she was awarded a CBE for her outstanding contribution to photography. Her entire collection has been donated to Newsroom, The Observer and More...
Bill Cunningham (1929, 13 March - 2016, 25 June) was born - US, NY, New York. A candid photographer of New York fashion trends.
Bunny Yeager (1929, 13 March - 2014, 25 May) was born. American erotic pinup photographer.
Marius De Zayas (1880, 13 March - 1861, 10 January) was born - Mexico, Veracruz. Mexican artist, writer and gallery owner who was involved with Camera Work and the artistic circle of Alfred Stieglitz and the Photo-Secession at "291" in New York.
Paul Citroen (1896, 12/15 December (Check) - 1983, 13 March) died - Netherlands, Wassenaar. Dutch painter, printmaker and photographer.
Mary Devens (1857 - 1920, 13 March) died - US, MA, Cambridge. Member of the Linked Ring Brotherhood.
Tony Ray-Jones (1941, 7 June - 1972, 13 March) died - UK, London. Ray-Jones had a brief, but memorable, career in photography, working as a freelance photographer in New York, San Francisco and London before dying of leukemia at the age of 31.
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Captain Charles Philip Yorke Triscott (1824, 6 March - 1880, 13 March) died.