Impressionist in History

Famous Birthdays


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1832-01-23 Edouard Manet, French impressionist painter (Olympia, The Luncheon on the Grass), born in Paris, France (d. 1883)

Impressionist painter Edouard Manet
Impressionist painter
Edouard Manet
  • 1834-07-19 Edgar Degas, France, impressionist painter, sculptor and artist
  • 1839-10-30 Alfred Sisley, French impressionist painter

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1840-11-14 Claude Monet, impressionist (Water Lilies), born in Paris, France (d. 1926)

Impressionist Painter Claude Monet
Impressionist Painter
Claude Monet

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1841-02-25 Pierre Auguste Renoir, Limoges France, Impressionist painter/sculptor

Painter & Sculptor Pierre Auguste Renoir
Painter & Sculptor
Pierre Auguste Renoir
  • 1844-05-22 Mary Cassatt, US, Impressionist painter (Woman Bathing)
  • 1847-07-20 Max Liebermann, German impressionist painter
  • 1848-06-07 Paul Gaugin, [Eugene Henri], French post-impressionist painter
  • 1857-09-12 George H Breitner, Dutch impressionist painter/water colors painter

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1859-12-02 Georges Seurat, post-impressionist painter (Grande Jatte), born in Paris, France (d. 1891)

Post-Impressionist Painter Georges Seurat
Post-Impressionist Painter
Georges Seurat

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1869-12-31 Henri Matisse, Le Cateau-Cambrésis, Nord, impressionist painter (Odalisque), (d. 1954)

Impressionist Painter Henri Matisse
Impressionist Painter
Henri Matisse
  • 1877-08-04 Dame Laura Knight, Long Eaton UK, Impressionist artist
  • 1915-05-10 Bert van Dongen, [Abraham J. Cohen], singer, impressionist and actor
  • 1938-11-26 Rich Little, Ottawa Canada, impressionist/actor (Love on a Rooftop)
  • 1942-10-06 Fred Travalena, American comedian/impressionist (Buy & Cell), born in NYC, New York
  • 1944-05-28 Faith Brown, British actress and impressionist
  • 1957-06-12 Jim Morris, impressionist/comedian (Ronald Reagan, George H. W. Bush)
  • 1961-04-06 Rory Bremner, impressionist
  • 1968-06-02 Jon Culshaw, British comedian and impressionist
  • 1970-02-15 Craig Gass, American impressionist and comedian

Famous Weddings


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1870-03-28 Impressionist Painter Claude Monet (29) weds model Camille Doncieux in Paris

Impressionist Painter Claude Monet
Impressionist Painter
Claude Monet

HeartWedding of Interest

1871-06-14 Impressionist painter Camille Pissarro (40) weds Julie Vellay in London

  • 1892-07-16 Impressionist Painter Claude Monet (51) weds longtime companion Alice Hoschedé
  • 1994-10-29 Impressionist Rich Little (55) weds comedian Jeannette Markey (28) at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas

Famous Deaths


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1883-04-30 Édouard Manet, French impressionist painter dies at 61

Impressionist painter Edouard Manet
Impressionist painter
Edouard Manet

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1903-11-13 Camille Pissarro, French Impressionist painter (b. 1830)

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1906-10-22 Paul Cézanne, French Post-Impressionist painter (b. 1839)

French Painter Paul Cézanne
French Painter
Paul Cézanne
  • 1917-09-27 Edgar H G Degas, French impressionist artist (ballerina), dies at 83
  • 1923-06-05 George H Breitner, impressionist painter, dies at 65
  • 1926-06-14 Mary Cassatt, American Impressionist artist (b. 1844)

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1926-12-05 Claude Monet, French impressionist, dies at 86

Impressionist Painter Claude Monet
Impressionist Painter
Claude Monet
  • 1926-12-06 Claude [Oscar] Monet, French painter (impressionist), dies at 86
  • 1935-02-08 Max Liebermann, Ger impressionist painter/graphic artist, dies at 87
  • 1943-05-25 Nils von Dardel, Swedish post-impressionist painter (b. 1888)
  • 1970-07-07 Dame Laura Knight, British impressionist artist
  • 1995-09-30 George Kirby, comedian/impressionist (Pearl Bailey), dies at 71
  • 2009-06-28 Fred Travalena, American comedian and impressionist (b. 1942)