Charles Marion Russell bio

Birth Name: Charles Marion Russell

Occupation: Painter

Place Of Birth: Missouri

Date Of Birth: March 19, 1864

Date Of Death: October 24, 1926

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Charles Marion Russell was born on the 19th of March, 1864. He was best known for being a Painter. Remembered for thousands of Western character and landscape paintings, as well as for Western-themed bronze sculptures, Charles “the cowboy artist” Russell is perhaps most well known for his mural Lewis and Clark Meeting the Flathead Indians, his painting The Hold Up (20 Miles to Deadwood) and his sculpture Buffalo Hunt.

Charles Marion Russell was born in Missouri. During his childhood years, he crafted drawings and clay sculptures of animals; became a horseback rider; and read numerous books about the American West. In his mid-teens, he began working on a Western ranch. In 2005, his painting Piegans was auctioned for over 5.5 million dollars.

Charles Marion Russell was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Charles Marion Russell was born in 1860s.

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

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Personal Life

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Charles Marion Russell was born in the Year of the Rat.

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REAL NAME: Charles Marion Russell
NICKNAME: Kid Russell, Charles Marion Russell, C. M. Russell, Charlie Russell
BIRTH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Charles Marion Russell was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Charles Marion Russell was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Charles Marion Russell had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Charles Marion Russell’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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