Edvard Munch

Edvard Munch bio

Birth Name: Edvard Munch

Occupation: Painter

Place Of Birth: Norway

Date Of Birth: December 12, 1863

Date Of Death: January 23, 1944

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Norwegian

Edvard Munch was born on the 12th of December, 1863. He was popular for being a Painter. Norwegian artist most famous for painting The Scream and other psychologically themed works. He was a revered member of the Symbolism movement and impacted German Expressionism.

Edvard Munch was born in Norway. He began studying engineering at a technical college in 1879 and showed a talent for physics, chemistry, and math. He battled illness throughout his education, however, and eventually gave up college to pursue painting. After he completed The Scream, he began work on a series of paintings he titled The Frieze of Life – A Poem about Life, Love, and Death.

Edvard Munch was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Edvard Munch was born in 1860s.

Edvard Munch 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".


Edvard’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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

Edvard Munch was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Edvard Munch
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Edvard Munch was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Edvard Munch was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Edvard Munch had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Edvard Munch’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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