Caravaggio bio

Birth Name: Caravaggio

Occupation: Painter

Place Of Birth: Milan

Date Of Birth: September 29, 1571

Date Of Death: N/A

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Italian

Caravaggio was born on the 29th of September, 1571. He was best known for being a Painter. Italian Baroque, realist painter whose works were known for their religious themes and dramatic use of light. He was called the most famous painter in Rome during the early 1600s.

Caravaggio was born in Milan. He began his first artistic apprenticeship at age thirteen. In 1600, his early commissioned works, “The Martyrdom of Saint Matthew” and “Calling of Saint Matthew,” established his artistic reputation and brought him much commercial success. He pioneered a naturalistic painting style, later referred to as Tenebrism, that combined physical and emotional realism with the almost-theatrical use of light and darkness.

Caravaggio was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Caravaggio was born in 1570s.

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

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Caravaggio kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Caravaggio was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Caravaggio
NICKNAME: Caravaggio
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Caravaggio was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Caravaggio was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Caravaggio had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Caravaggio’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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