Alfred Hamilton Barr, Jr. is a US administrator and art historian.
1902 – Alfred Hamilton Barr, Jr. was born in Detroit.
1929 – He was the founding director of the Rockefeller family’s Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York City.
1946 – Barr received his Ph.D. from Harvard.
The Alfred H. Barr, Jr. Award for museum scholarship was created in his honor.