Today in Surrealist History

Historical Events

Events 1 - 1 of 1

1936-06-11 - International Surrealist Exhibition opens in London, England.

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 8 of 8

1897-09-23 - Paul Delvaux, Belgian painter (surrealist)
1898-11-21 - René Magritte, Belgian surrealistic painter (This is Not a Pipe)
1900-01-05 - Yves Tanguy, French/US sailor/surrealistic painter
1901-07-15 - Pyke F C Koch, Dutch surrealistic painter (Dolores' Breakfast)
1901-09-02 - Andreas Embirikos, Greek surrealist poet (d. 1975)
Painter Salvador DaliPainter Salvador Dali (1904-05-11) 1904-05-11 - Salvador Dali, Figueras Spain, surrealist artist (Crucifixion)
1909-01-06 - Johannes H Moesman, Dutch surrealist painter (Rumor)
1910-02-20 - Julian Trevelyan, English Surrealist painter/collage maker

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 8 of 8

1593-07-11 - Giuseppe Arcimboldo, 1st surrealist painter, dies (birth date unkn)
1903-01-04 - Geo[rge J H] Poggenbeek, Dutch surrealist painter, dies at 49
1955-01-15 - Yves Tanguy, French/American sailor/surrealistic painter, dies
1967-08-15 - René Magritte, Belgian surrealist painter, dies at 68
1976-04-01 - Max Ernst, German/French surrealist painter/sculptor, dies at 85
1983-12-25 - Joan Miro, Spanish surrealist, dies at his home in Majorca at 90
1987-10-28 - Andre Masson, France, surrealist artist (Labyrinth), dies at 91
1994-07-20 - Paul Delvaux, Belgian surrealistisch painter, dies at 96


Search On this Day in History

Day  Month  Year  Type

Keyword(s)