Egon Schiele

Egon Schiele bio

Birth Name: Egon Schiele

Occupation: Painter

Place Of Birth: Austria

Date Of Birth: June 12, 1890

Date Of Death: October 31, 1918

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Austrian

Egon Schiele was born on the 12th of June, 1890. He was famous for being a Painter. Austrian Expressionist painter known for his dramatic sketches and self-portraits. His best-known works included “Seated Woman with Bent Knee,” “Death and Maiden,” and “The Family.” He was considered one of the greatest figurative painters of the early 20th century.

Egon Schiele was born in Austria. He attended the School of Arts and Crafts in Vienna. His exceptional talent prompted the faculty to send him to the Akademie der Bildenden Künste, where he was taught by the famed Christian Griepenkerl. He was mentored by the famed Gustav Klimt, through whom he met Secessionist Wiener Werkstätte. His first exhibition was held in 1908 at Klosterneuburg.

Egon Schiele was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Egon Schiele was born in 1890s.

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

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Personal Life

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Egon Schiele was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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REAL NAME: Egon Schiele
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Egon Schiele was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Egon Schiele was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Egon Schiele had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Egon Schiele’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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