Henry Tayali bio

Birth Name: Henry Tayali

Occupation: Sculptor

Place Of Birth: Zambia

Date Of Birth: November 22, 1943

Date Of Death: July 22, 1987

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: Zambian

Henry Tayali was born on the 22nd of November, 1943. He was best known for being a Sculptor. Zambian fine artist, sculptor, and printmaker whose best-known works included “Mother Afrika” and “The Beggar.” He was possibly the most famous painter to hail from Zambia.

Henry Tayali was born in Zambia. He received a German Academic Exchange Service scholarship to study at the Staatliche Kunstakademie Düsseldorf. He worked tirelessly to promote indigenous African art and crafts in Zambia.

Henry Tayali was a Sagittarius and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Henry Tayali was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Henry Tayali is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


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

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Personal Life

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

Henry Tayali was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Henry Tayali
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Henry Tayali 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: Henry Tayali was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Henry Tayali 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.

Henry Tayali’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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