Jean-Michel Folon

Jean-Michel Folon bio

Birth Name: Jean-Michel Folon

Occupation: Illustrator

Place Of Birth: Belgium

Date Of Birth: March 1, 1934

Date Of Death: October 20, 2005

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Belgian

Jean-Michel Folon was born on the 1st of March, 1934. He was best known for being a Illustrator. Remembered for his illustrations, watercolor paintings, etchings, posters, and sculptures, this Belgian-born visual artist displayed his work at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art; Paris’ Musee des Arts Decoratifs; London’s Institute of Contemporary Arts; and numerous other world-class galleries.

Jean-Michel Folon was born in Belgium. Before rising to fame as an artist, he was an architecture student at Belgium’s Institut Saint-Luc. His debut watercolor exhibition occurred at New York’s Lefebre Gallery in the late 1960s. He was awarded the Grand Prize (in the painting category) at the 1973 Sao Paulo Biennale.

Jean-Michel Folon was a Pisces and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Jean-Michel Folon was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Jean-Michel Folon is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Jean-Michel Folon’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Jean-Michel Folon’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Jean-Michel Folon kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Jean-Michel Folon was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Jean-Michel Folon
NICKNAME: Jean-Michel
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Jean-Michel Folon was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Jean-Michel Folon was born in the Year of the Rabbit. 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: Jean-Michel Folon had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Jean-Michel Folon’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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