Fri Jun 5th, 2009 at 01:59:29 PM EST
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1599 – Birth of Diego Velázquez, a Spanish painter who was the leading artist in the court of King Philip IV. He was an individualistic artist of the contemporary baroque period, important as a portrait artist. (d. 1660)
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