Gustav Klimt

Gustav Klimt bio

Birth Name: Gustav Klimt

Occupation: Painter

Place Of Birth: Vienna

Date Of Birth: July 14, 1862

Date Of Death: February 6, 1918

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Austrian

Gustav Klimt was born on the 14th of July, 1862. He was famous for being a Painter. Symbolist painter best known for “The Kiss” and other erotic, passionate works. He was particularly focused on the female body and became one of the foremost proponents of the Vienna Secession movement.

Gustav Klimt was born in Vienna. He attended the Vienna School of Arts and Crafts, where he studied architectural painting. He graduated in 1883. He was profoundly influenced by Vienna’s legendary history painter Hans Makart. He was awarded the 1888 Golden Order of Merit for his painting of murals in Vienna’s Burgtheater.

Gustav Klimt was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Gustav Klimt was born in 1860s.

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

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Personal Life

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

Gustav Klimt was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Gustav Klimt
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Gustav Klimt was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Gustav Klimt was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Gustav Klimt had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Gustav Klimt’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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