Erich Lessing (1923, 13 July - 2018, 29 August) was born - Austria, Vienna. Austrian photojournalist.
Grace Robertson (1930, 13 July - ) was born. Daughter of journalist and broadcaster Fyfe Robertson. English photographer who worked for ‘Picture Post‘ and is particularly remembered for her social study of woman from a pub going on an outing.
Christine B. Fletcher (1871 - 1961, 13 July) died.
Yousuf Karsh (1908, 23 December - 2002, 13 July) died. Probably the most famous portrait photographer in the world, Karsh presents living sculptures to the cameras, monumental presences achieved by dramatic use of light and total concentration on the sitter.
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Gabriel Lippmann (1845, 16 August - 1921, 13 July) died - Dies on board the liner "France". Gabriel Jonas Lippmann was born on August 16, 1845, in Hollerich, Luxembourg, of French parents. The family moved to Paris and in 1858 he entered the Lycée Napoleon and ten years later École Normale. Lippmann studied also in Germany, with Helmholtz More...
Martin Munkácsi (1896, 18 May - 1963, 13 July) died - US, NY, New York. Fashion photographer.
His younger brother Muky Munkacsi was also a photographer.
Alfred Stieglitz (1864, 1 January - 1946, 13 July) died - US. Stieglitz revolutionized American photography, opening The Little Galleries in New York, showing art and photography in juxtaposition, creating the seminal photography publication Camera Work, encouraging young photographers like Steichen, More...
Thomas Winter (1853 (ca) - 1918, 13 July) died - India, Rawalpindi.