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August 15, 1912: Julia Child is Born
Today marks the 102nd anniversary of Julia Child’s birth. The American chef was known for introducing French cuisine to the American public with her cookbook, Mastering the Art of French Cooking, and her television cooking program, The French Chef. The PBS program was one of the first cooking shows on television, and set the foundation for food television as we know it today.
 Join PBS in celebrating Julia’s legacy by checking out PBS Food’s Julia Child page.
Photos: (1) Harvard University, Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America (2) Julia Child’s kitchen at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History

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August 15, 1912: Julia Child is Born

Today marks the 102nd anniversary of Julia Child’s birth. The American chef was known for introducing French cuisine to the American public with her cookbook, Mastering the Art of French Cooking, and her television cooking program, The French Chef. The PBS program was one of the first cooking shows on television, and set the foundation for food television as we know it today.

Join PBS in celebrating Julia’s legacy by checking out PBS Food’s Julia Child page.

Photos: (1) Harvard University, Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America (2) Julia Child’s kitchen at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History

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June 10, 1922: Judy Garland Is Born
The incomparable Judy Garland was born today in 1922. The Wizard of Oz actress went on to become one of the greatest performers of all time. The History Kitchen's Tori Avey shares that Garland also enjoyed cooking in her spare time.
Get Judy Garland’s vegetable salad recipe from pbs-food.
Photo: A publicity still of Judy Garland from MGM film “The Harvey Girls,” 1946 (Source: Wikimedia Commons)

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June 10, 1922: Judy Garland Is Born

The incomparable Judy Garland was born today in 1922. The Wizard of Oz actress went on to become one of the greatest performers of all time. The History Kitchen's Tori Avey shares that Garland also enjoyed cooking in her spare time.

Get Judy Garland’s vegetable salad recipe from pbs-food.

Photo: A publicity still of Judy Garland from MGM film “The Harvey Girls,” 1946 (Source: Wikimedia Commons)