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Henry Walters was born onthisday 26th September 1848 A.D. and died 30th November 1931A.D. He is remembered as a famous art collector and philantroropist and the founer of the Walters art Gallery ‘Walters art Musuem’ in Baltimore, Maryland.

He donated to the city in 1931 A.D. for the interest and benefit of the public. In the late 19th century he lived most of his time in New york City and from 1903 A.D. he served as an exective committee of the metropolitan museum of art in Mahattan. Henry was selected as second vice president in 1913 A.D. which he held until his death.

 

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