On This Day in History….

In 1882 George Braque was born.

A French artist Braque is often associated with Picasso.  His work showcases a range of style including cubism.

The Tate and Tate Modern have some of his works – definitely worth a visit – http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artists/georges-braque-803

In 1568 Mary Queen of Scots was defeated at battle of Langside

In 1988 Chet Baker, American singer and trumpet player died

In 1989 around 2,000 students started a hunger strike in Tiananmen Square, China

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