Arshile Gorky

Arshile Gorky bio

Birth Name: Arshile Gorky

Occupation: Painter

Place Of Birth: Turkey

Date Of Birth: April 15, 1904

Date Of Death: July 21, 1948

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Arshile Gorky was born on the 15th of April, 1904. He was known for being a Painter. Armenian-American painter who influenced Abstract Expressionism and whose work was informed by the Armenian Genocide.

Arshile Gorky was born in Turkey. He fled Armenia with his mother and later enrolled at Boston’s New School of Design. His paintings were known for their spontaneity as seen in such works as “The Liver is the Cock’s Comb” from 1944, “One Year the Milkweed” from 1944, and “The Betrothal II” from 1947.

Arshile Gorky was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Arshile Gorky was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

Arshile Gorky is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Arshile Gorky’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Arshile Gorky’s parents.

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Arshile Gorky was born in the Year of the Dragon.

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REAL NAME: Arshile Gorky
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Arshile Gorky was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Arshile Gorky was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Arshile Gorky had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Arshile Gorky’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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