William B. Dyer (1860, 7 August - 1931, November) was born. Member of the Linked Ring Brotherhood.
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Rudolf Eickemeyer (1862, 7 August - 1932, 24 April) was born - US, NY, Yonkers. He was a member of the Linked Ring Brotherhood.
Lucien Hervé (1910, 7 August - 2007, 26 June) was born - Hungary, Hodmezovasarhely. Hungarian-born architectural photographer who collaborated with Le Corbusier taking over 20,000 photographs of his work and life.
The archives are held by the Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA, USA.
Sid Kaplan (1938, 7 August - ) was born - US, NY, New York City. A photographer of the city streets of New York but also an educator and master printer. He printed the photographs of Robert Frank, Weegee, Duane Michals, W. Eugene Smith, Ralston Crawford, Allen Ginsberg and many others. One of his longer term More...
Paul Roth (1966, 7 August - ) was born - US, CA, San Jose. American contemporary book illustrator and photographer.
Ross Thompson (1838, 7 August - ) was born - Ireland, County Down, Newry.
Ernest Withers (1922, 7 August - 2007, 15 October) was born - US, TN, Memphis. Photographer who recorded the everyday events of the American South as it went through the civil rights turmoils of the 1950s and 60s.
On September 12, 2010 the article "Photographer Ernest Withers doubled as FBI informant to spy More...
Thomas Andrew (1855, 19 January - 1939, 7 August) died - Samoa, Apia. Thomas Andrew arrived in Samoa in 1891 and opened a photographic studio in Apia. His photography was wide-ranging including portraits, landscapes and major events including the funeral of writer Robert Louis Stevenson (1894), the Mau Movement More...
Barbara Crane (1928, 19 March - 2019, 7 August) died. American photographer.
P.H. Oelman (1880, 7 July - 1957, 7 August) died - US, OH, Cincinnati.
Giorgio Sommer (1834, 2 September - 1914, 7 August) died - Italy, Naples. Though usually regarded as an Italian photographer, Giorgio Sommer (1834-1914) was actually born in Frankfurt-am-Main in Germany. It is said that he took up photography as a profession after his father gambled away the family fortune in a single More...