Niki de Saint Phalle bio

Birth Name: Catherine Marie-Agnes Fal de Saint Phalle

Occupation: Sculptor

Place Of Birth: Nanterre

Date Of Birth: October 29, 1930

Date Of Death: May 21, 2002

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: French

Niki de Saint Phalle was born on the 29th of October, 1930. She was known for being a Sculptor. French artist who sculpted “The Golem,” “L’Ange Protecteur,” and other large-scale, eccentric works. Also famous for The Tarot Garden that took 20 years to complete.

Niki de Saint Phalle was born in Nanterre. She was a fashion model as a teen, appearing on the September 26, 1949, cover of Life magazine and the November 1952 cover of French Vogue. She briefly attended New York City’s Brearley School. She created a series of plaster and plastic sculptures depicting women as brides and mothers.

Niki de Saint Phalle was a Scorpio and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Niki de Saint Phalle 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.

Catherine Marie-Agnes Fal de Saint Phalle 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.


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


Niki de Saint Phalle’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Niki de Saint Phalle’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Niki de Saint Phalle kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Niki de Saint Phalle was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Catherine Marie-Agnes Fal de Saint Phalle
NICKNAME: Niki De Saint Phalle, Catherine Marie-Agnes Fal de Saint Phalle, Catherine Marie-Agnes Fal Tinguely, Catherine Marie-Agnes Fal Mathews, Niki De Saint Phalle Tinguely, Niki De Saint Phalle Mathews
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Niki de Saint Phalle was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Niki de Saint Phalle was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Niki de Saint Phalle had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Niki de Saint Phalle’s birth sign is Scorpio and she had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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