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Brenner, Victor David

Born: 1871 AD
Died: 1924 AD, at 52 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Sculptor

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1871 - Born on June 12th in Lithuania. The designer of the United States Lincoln Cent.

1907 - Brenner was commissioned to produce a plaque bearing the image of President Abraham Lincoln.

1908 - He was commissioned to design the Panama Canal service medal bearing the image of President Theodore Roosevelt.

1918 - Brenner's initials were thereby removed, but were restored, incused in the bottom left slant edge of Lincoln's coat.

1924 - Died on April 5th in Bronx County, New York.

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