1904 – Born on the 23rd of September in Shavel Šiauliai, Lithuania.
1907 – His family immigrated to the United States.
– He received his bachelors’ and doctorate degrees from Columbia University.
1928 – He began teaching.
1952 – Became a full professor at Columbia.
1964 – The Parma Ildefonsus.
– Schapiro was a proponent of modern art, and published books on Van Gogh and Cezanne and various essays on modern art.
– He was a founder of Dissent, along with Irving Howe and Michael Harrington.
1996 – Died on the 3rd of March in New York City at the age of 91.