Keith Haring bio

Birth Name: Keith Haring

Occupation: Pop Artist

Place Of Birth: Reading

Date Of Birth: May4, 1958

Date Of Death: February 16, 1990

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Keith Haring was born on the 4th of May, 1958. He was popular for being a Pop Artist. Internationally acclaimed pop and graffiti artist best known for his “Tuttomondo” mural and his “Boxer” sculpture. He toyed with such concepts as birth, death, war, and sexuality in his work and often invoked political imagery.

Keith Haring was born in Reading. He dropped out of Pittsburgh’s Ivy School of Professional Art and moved to New York, where he began sketching chalk figures of dogs in subway stations. He was diagnosed with AIDS in 1988 and died two years later.

Keith Haring was a Taurus and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Keith Haring was born in 1950s. The 1950s is often viewed as "baby boom" and a period of conformity, when young and old alike followed group norms rather than striking out on their own. The 50s were also the beginning of the Space Race, Cold War and the Civil Rights Movement. Discover what happened on this day.

Keith Haring 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.


Keith’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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

Keith Haring was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Keith Haring
AGE GENERATION:Baby Boomers Generation



Zodiac Sign: Keith Haring was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Keith Haring was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Keith Haring had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Keith Haring’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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