Wifredo Lam

Wifredo Lam bio

Birth Name: Wifredo Lam

Occupation: Sculptor

Place Of Birth: Cuba

Date Of Birth: December 8, 1902

Date Of Death: September 11, 1982

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Cuban

Wifredo Lam was born on the 8th of December, 1902. He was best known for being a Sculptor. Cuban artist of Asian ancestry who was best known for his 1943 work “The Jungle.” Also excelled in sculpture, ceramics, and printmaking.

Wifredo Lam was born in Cuba. He studied law in Havana before becoming an artist. He then was an art student from 1918 until 1923 at Escuela de Bellas Artes. He was inspired by the Afro-Cuban spirit and culture, which he strove to convey and honor through his work.

Wifredo Lam was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Wifredo Lam was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

Wifredo Lam 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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Wifredo Lam was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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REAL NAME: Wifredo Lam
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Wifredo Lam 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: Wifredo Lam was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Wifredo Lam 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.

Wifredo Lam’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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