Frida Kahlo

1907 - 1954

Frida Kahlo

Magdalena Carmen Frida Kahlo y Calderón (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈfɾiða ˈkalo]; 6 July 1907 – 13 July 1954) was a Mexican painter known for her many portraits, self-portraits, and works inspired by the nature and artifacts of Mexico. Inspired by the country's popular culture, she employed a naïve folk art style to explore questions of identity, postcolonialism, gender, class, and race in Mexican society. Her paintings often had strong autobiographical elements and mixed realism with fantasy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frida Kahlo has received more than 17,235,147 page views. Her biography is available in 141 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 7th most popular painter.

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Among painters, Frida Kahlo ranks 7 out of 1,258Before her are Michelangelo, Vincent van Gogh, Pablo Picasso, Rembrandt, Raphael, and Salvador Dalí. After her are Albrecht Dürer, Peter Paul Rubens, Claude Monet, Caravaggio, Francisco Goya, and Edvard Munch.

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Among people born in 1907, Frida Kahlo ranks 1After her are Astrid Lindgren, Claus von Stauffenberg, Katharine Hepburn, Oscar Niemeyer, John Wayne, Mircea Eliade, Edwin McMillan, Hergé, Laurence Olivier, Alberto Moravia, and François Duvalier. Among people deceased in 1954, Frida Kahlo ranks 1After her are Henri Matisse, Alan Turing, Enrico Fermi, Heinz Guderian, Colette, Robert Capa, Princess Märtha of Sweden, Paul Ludwig Ewald von Kleist, André Derain, Getúlio Vargas, and Alcide De Gasperi.

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In Mexico

Among people born in Mexico, Frida Kahlo ranks 1 out of 344After her are Anthony Quinn (1915), Diego Rivera (1886), Moctezuma II (1466), Geronimo (1829), Carlos Slim (1940), Emiliano Zapata (1879), Pancho Villa (1878), Carlos Santana (1947), La Malinche (1502), Octavio Paz (1914), and Cuauhtémoc (1495).

Among PAINTERS In Mexico

Among painters born in Mexico, Frida Kahlo ranks 1After her are Diego Rivera (1886), David Alfaro Siqueiros (1896), José Clemente Orozco (1883), Rufino Tamayo (1899), Emmanuel Lubezki (1964), and Juan O'Gorman (1905).

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