Marcel Broodthaers

1924 - 1976

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Marcel Broodthaers (28 January 1924 – 28 January 1976) was a Belgian poet, filmmaker, and visual artist with a highly literate and often witty approach to creating art works. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marcel Broodthaers has received more than 116,601 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Marcel Broodthaers is the 889th most popular painter, the 306th most popular biography from Belgium and the 58th most popular Belgian Painter.

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Among painters, Marcel Broodthaers ranks 889 out of 1,428Before him are Winslow Homer, Orest Kiprensky, Adriaen van Utrecht, Hans von Kulmbach, Anthon van Rappard, and Antonio Ciseri. After him are Marie Krøyer, Adolf Wölfli, Vanessa Bell, Kurt Westergaard, Sam Francis, and Cornelis van Poelenburgh.

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Among people born in 1924, Marcel Broodthaers ranks 151Before him are Charles Bachman, Ken Tyrrell, Gohar Gasparyan, Franco Basaglia, Friaça, and Alice Babs. After him are Donatas Banionis, Max Roach, Haim Bar-Lev, Grégoire Kayibanda, Tatiana Nikolayeva, and Sylvia Miles. Among people deceased in 1976, Marcel Broodthaers ranks 92Before him are Karl Schäfer, Sal Mineo, Evert Taube, Gottfried von Cramm, Rudolf Kempe, and Silvana Armenulić. After him are Grégoire Kayibanda, Wilhelm Marschall, Kálmán Kalocsay, Mukaghali Makatayev, Paul Gallico, and Jack Cassidy.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Marcel Broodthaers ranks 306 out of 899Before him are Patrick Sercu (1944), Pierre Deligne (1944), Adriaen van Utrecht (1599), Princess Anne, Duchess of Calabria (1938), Hubert Pierlot (1883), and Heinrich von Veldeke (1150). After him are Victor Boin (1886), William of St-Thierry (1085), Perkin Warbeck (1474), Joseph Cardijn (1882), Odile Defraye (1888), and Stromae (1985).

Among PAINTERS In Belgium

Among painters born in Belgium, Marcel Broodthaers ranks 58Before him are Frans Pourbus the Younger (1569), Stradanus (1523), Jan Wildens (1586), Corneille Guillaume Beverloo (1922), Denis Calvaert (1540), and Adriaen van Utrecht (1599). After him are Jan Porcellis (1583), Jan Sanders van Hemessen (1500), Justus Sustermans (1597), Jan Provoost (1465), Joachim Beuckelaer (1533), and Paul Bril (1556).