John Singer Sargent

John Singer Sargent bio

Birth Name: John Singer Sargent

Occupation: Painter

Place Of Birth: Florence

Date Of Birth: January 12, 1856

Date Of Death: April 14, 1925

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

John Singer Sargent was born on the 12th of January, 1856. He was famous for being a Painter. American painter, portrait artist, and muralist whose best-known works included “Portrait of Madame X” and “El Jaleo.” He was admired for his depictions of the luxuries of the Edwardian era.

John Singer Sargent was born in Florence. He showed a childhood interest in art and often copied the drawings he found in The Illustrated London News. He studied under the famed Carolus-Duran and also passed the exam that admitted him into the École des Beaux-Arts. His “Portrait of Madame X” was so controversial that it derailed his portraiture career in Paris.

John Singer Sargent was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John Singer Sargent was born in 1850s.

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

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Personal Life

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

John Singer Sargent was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: John Singer Sargent
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: John Singer Sargent was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: John Singer Sargent 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: John Singer Sargent had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

John Singer Sargent’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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