Pablo Picasso

1881 - 1973

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Pablo Ruiz Picasso (25 October 1881 – 8 April 1973) was a Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist and theatre designer who spent most of his adult life in France. Regarded as one of the most influential artists of the 20th century, he is known for co-founding the Cubist movement, the invention of constructed sculpture, the co-invention of collage, and for the wide variety of styles that he helped develop and explore. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pablo Picasso has received more than 20,465,483 page views. His biography is available in 189 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 184 in 2019). Pablo Picasso is the 3rd most popular painter, the most popular biography from Spain and the most popular Spanish Painter.

Pablo Picasso is most famous for his cubist art.

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Among painters, Pablo Picasso ranks 3 out of 1,428Before him are Michelangelo and Vincent van Gogh. After him are Raphael, Rembrandt, Salvador Dalí, Albrecht Dürer, Frida Kahlo, Claude Monet, Peter Paul Rubens, Caravaggio, and Edvard Munch.

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Among people born in 1881, Pablo Picasso ranks 1After him are Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, Alexander Fleming, Stefan Zweig, Pope John XXIII, Béla Bartók, Lu Xun, Anna Pavlova, Kliment Voroshilov, Alexander Kerensky, Enver Pasha, and Ludwig von Mises. Among people deceased in 1973, Pablo Picasso ranks 1After him are J. R. R. Tolkien, Bruce Lee, Pablo Neruda, David Ben-Gurion, Salvador Allende, Erich von Manstein, Lyndon B. Johnson, Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden, Fulgencio Batista, Pearl S. Buck, and Henri Charrière.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Pablo Picasso ranks 1 out of 2,595After him are Salvador Dalí (1904), Carles Puigdemont (1962), Francisco Goya (1746), Antoni Gaudí (1852), Trajan (53), Seneca the Younger (-4), Miguel de Cervantes (1547), Francisco Franco (1892), Diego Velázquez (1599), Averroes (1126), and Hernán Cortés (1485).

Among PAINTERS In Spain

Among painters born in Spain, Pablo Picasso ranks 1After him are Salvador Dalí (1904), Francisco Goya (1746), Diego Velázquez (1599), Joan Miró (1893), Bartolomé Esteban Murillo (1617), Francisco de Zurbarán (1598), Juan Gris (1887), Joaquín Sorolla (1863), Antoni Tàpies (1923), Enrique Simonet (1866), and Ferdinand Columbus (1488).