Surrealism in History

Surrealism: Surrealist

Famous Birthdays

  • 1891-04-02 Max Ernst, Germany, painter/sculptor (founded surrealism)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1896-02-18 André Breton, French writer and poet, founder of Surrealism, born in Tinchebray, France (d. 1966)

Writer and Surrealist André Breton
Writer and Surrealist
André Breton
  • 1963-12-22 Luna H. Mitani, Japanese American surrealism painter

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

1966-09-28 André Breton, French writer and poet, founder of Surrealism, dies at 70

Writer and Surrealist André Breton
Writer and Surrealist
André Breton
  • 1983-10-19 Albert Carel Willink, painter (surrealism), dies at 83