Francisco Goya

Francisco Goya bio

Birth Name: Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes

Occupation: Painter

Place Of Birth: Spain

Date Of Birth: March 30, 1746

Date Of Death: April 16, 1828

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Spanish

Francisco Goya was born on the 30th of March, 1746. He was known for being a Painter. Romantic artist best known for his “Disasters of War” prints and for his painting, “The Third of May 1808.” His “Charles IV of Spain and His Family” portrait was representative of his penchant for depicting his subjects honestly.

Francisco Goya was born in Spain. He hoped to study art at the Royal Academy of Fine Art, but he was twice denied admission to the school. He lived in Rome for a time before returning to Saragossa; he was responsible for “Adoration of the Name of God” and a few of the other cupolas on the Basilica of the Pillar. He was often commissioned to paint portraits of Spanish royalty, and he produced work for Duke Pedro Téllez-Girón and Countess-Duchess María Josefa Pimentel, among others.

Francisco Goya was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes 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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Francisco Goya’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Francisco Goya’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Francisco Goya was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes
NICKNAME: Francisco de Goya, Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes, Francisco de Goya y Lucientes
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Francisco Goya 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: Francisco Goya was born in the Year of the Rabbit. 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: Francisco Goya 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.

Francisco Goya’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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