Salvador Dalí

1904 - 1989

Salvador Dalí

Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dalí i Domènech, 1st Marquess of Dalí de Púbol (, Catalan: [səlβəˈðo ðəˈli], Spanish: [salβaˈðoɾ ðaˈli]; 11 May 1904 – 23 January 1989) was a Spanish surrealist artist renowned for his technical skill, precise draftsmanship and the striking and bizarre images in his work. Born in Figueres, Catalonia, Dalí received his formal education in fine arts at Madrid. Influenced by Impressionism and the Renaissance masters from a young age, he became increasingly attracted to Cubism and avant-garde movements. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Salvador Dalí has received more than 9,328,755 page views. His biography is available in 170 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 6th most popular painter.

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Among painters, Salvador Dalí ranks 6 out of 1,258Before him are Michelangelo, Vincent van Gogh, Pablo Picasso, Rembrandt, and Raphael. After him are Frida Kahlo, Albrecht Dürer, Peter Paul Rubens, Claude Monet, Caravaggio, and Francisco Goya.

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Among people born in 1904, Salvador Dalí ranks 1After him are Deng Xiaoping, Reinhard Heydrich, Pablo Neruda, Dr. Seuss, Cary Grant, B. F. Skinner, Jean Gabin, Umberto II of Italy, J. Robert Oppenheimer, Alexei Nikolaevich, Tsarevich of Russia, and Johnny Weissmuller. Among people deceased in 1989, Salvador Dalí ranks 1After him are Nicolae Ceaușescu, Hirohito, Ruhollah Khomeini, Samuel Beckett, Herbert von Karajan, Konrad Lorenz, Sergio Leone, Georges Simenon, Andrei Sakharov, Ted Bundy, and Elena Ceaușescu.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Salvador Dalí ranks 3 out of 1,895Before him are Pablo Picasso (1881) and Charlemagne (748). After him are Seneca the Younger (-4), Antoni Gaudí (1852), Francisco Goya (1746), Diego Velázquez (1599), Trajan (53), Francisco Franco (1892), Miguel de Cervantes (1547), Hernán Cortés (1485), and Averroes (1126).

Among PAINTERS In Spain

Among painters born in Spain, Salvador Dalí ranks 2Before him are Pablo Picasso (1881). After him are Francisco Goya (1746), Diego Velázquez (1599), Joan Miró (1893), Bartolomé Esteban Murillo (1617), Francisco de Zurbarán (1598), Juan Gris (1887), Antoni Tàpies (1923), Joaquín Sorolla (1863), Enrique Simonet (1866), and Marià Fortuny (1838).

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