George Stubbs

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Birth Name: George Stubbs

Occupation: Painter

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: August 25, 1724

Date Of Death: July 10, 1806

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

George Stubbs was born on the 25th of August, 1724. He was known for being a Painter. Remembered for his oil paintings depicting horses and other animals, this eighteenth-century English artist is notable for works such as Whistlejacket (1762), Portrait of a Large Dog (1772), and The Kongouro [Kangaroo] from New Holland (1772).

George Stubbs was born in England. Primarily a self-taught artist, he became a portrait painter in the mid 1700s and enriched his work by studying anatomy at York County Hospital. One of his earliest collections of drawings, The Anatomy of the Horse, was based on his independent study of equine corpses. His paintings found permanent homes at the National Gallery, London; the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich; the National Museums Liverpool; the Royal Collection; the Tate Gallery; the Hunterian Museum; the British Sporting Art Trust; and the Victoria and Albert Museum.

George Stubbs was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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George Stubbs was born in 1720s.

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

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George Stubbs was born in the Year of the Dragon.

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REAL NAME: George Stubbs
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: George Stubbs was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: George Stubbs was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: George Stubbs 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.

George Stubbs’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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