Painter Joan Miro

Joan Miro

Living place: Barcelona

Birthday: 20-4-1893

Global rank: #29819

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Who is Painter Joan Miro?
Spanish Catalan painter, sculptor, ceramicist, and muralist best known for "The Plowing Field," "The Farm," and other surrealist works. His work paved the way for American abstract expressionist artists such as Rothko and Pollock.
His painting, 'The Farm,' was purchased by author Ernest Hemingway.

Young / Before famous

He trained at Cercle art de Sant Lluc. His first solo exhibition at the Dalmau Gallery in 1918 made him the object of much ridicule.

Family life info

He was born into a family of goldsmiths and cabinet makers. He married Pilar Juncosa in 1929; Their daughter, Dolores, was born two years later.

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Who is Boy (girl) friend/ wife (husband)/ darling Painter Joan Miro?
He and Salvador Dali are both surrealist artists.

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When was Painter Joan Miro born?
Joan Miro birthday 20-4-1893 (death).
Where is Painter Joan Miro's birth place, what is Zodiac/Chinese Zodiac?
Joan Miro was born in Barcelona, of Spain. is a Painter, whose Zodiac is Taurus, and who Chinese Zodiac is The Snake. Joan Miro's global rank is 29819 and whose rank is 64 in list of famous Painter.
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Events in 1893 and 20-4

Birthday Joan Miro (20-4) in history

  • Day 20-4 year 1769: Chief Pontiac is murdered.
  • Day 20-4 year 1841: The first detective story, Edgar Allen Poe's Murders in the Rue Morgue was published.
  • Day 20-4 year 1902: Marie and Pierre Curie isolated radium.
  • Day 20-4 year 1912: The Boston Red Sox played their first game at Fenway Park. They beat the N.Y. Highlanders (who in 1913 would become known as the Yankees) 7-6.
  • Day 20-4 year 1971: The U.S. Supreme Court upheld the practice of busing for racial desegregation.
  • Day 20-4 year 1999: Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold went on a shooting spree at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colo. 14 students (including the shooters) and 1 teacher were killed; 23 others were wounded.
  • Day 20-4 year 2008: Danica Patrick won the Indy Japan 300, becoming the first woman to win an IndyCar race.
  • Day 20-4 year 2010: An explosion on a BP oil drilling rig off the coast of Louisiana kills 11 people and injures 17. Experts estimate that 13,000 gallons of crude oil per hour are pouring into the Gulf of Mexico.
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