Thomas George Glover (1826, 23 May - 1881, 12 September) was born - England, London.
Martin Parr (1952, 23 May - ) was born - UK, England, Surrey, Epson. His use of color to capture the strangeness of English society in the 1980s was quite exceptional. He has become a trickster using his collections of boring postcards and self-portraits taken during his travels to explore diverse areas of early More...
Cornell Capa (1918, 10 April - 2008, 23 May) died.
Lejaren à Hiller (1880, 3 July - 1969, 23 May) died - US, NY, New York City. He used sets and costumes to reconstruct tableaux vivants of surgical procedures and produced one a year between 1927 and the 1950s as advertising for the American medical suture company Davis & Geck. Some of these were published in 1944 in the More...
Charles William Owen (1853, 28 January - 1922, 23 May) died.
J. Cruwys Richards (1862, 10 May - 1922, 23 May) died - England, Birmingham, 22 Beech Road. Member of the Linked Ring Brotherhood.
Frank Scherschel (1907, 24 March - 1981, 23 May) died - US, WI, Madison. Staff photographer for The Milwaukee Journal (1926-1942) and LIFE magazine (1942-1962). He covered major events such as the Allied Landings in Normany and the Liberation of Paris during the Second World War.