|23 March 1842||Richard Beard opens his public portrait studio for Daguerreotypes on the roof of the Royal Polytechnic Institution in London.|
Ilse Bing (1899, 23 March - 1998) was born - Germany, Frankfurt am Main. German photographer.
Petr Strnad (1964, 23 August - ) was born - Czechoslovakia (now Czech Republic), Prague. Studied printing at the Graphic School, Prague (1979-1983) and worked as a photojournalist (1986-2006). His work included photographing miltary operations of the Warsaw Pact during the Cold War. Since 2006 he has lived in London and worked with More...
František Fridrich (1829, 21 May - 1892, 23 March) died - Czech Republic, Prague. In 1856 he obtained a Daguerreotypist licence in Prague. From 1857-1860 he was in the USA and then returned to Prague where in 1862 he opened his own photographic studio. Business appears to have been good as he opened branch studios in Karlovy More...
Jim Marshall (1936, 3 February - 2010, 23 March) died - US, NY, New York. American photographer of the Rock 'n' Roll Music scene. He recorded the Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix and Bob Dylan at the height of their success through the 1960s and 70s.