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1886 painter Diego Rivera was born in México
1922 Halina Czerny-Stefánska Polish pianist was born
1944 died Wassily Kandinsky, Russian painter and art theorist
This old Royal Mint, in western style architecture dating from the King Rama V period, is recognized as one of the most beautiful buildings in the country and was registered as a national monument on September 19,1978.