Full Name: Pierre Auguste Renoir
Profession: Painter & Sculptor
Why Famous: A leading Impressionist painter during the early twentieth century. His famous works are Bal du moulin de la Galette in 1876 and Luncheon of the Boating Party in 1880.
- 1890-04-14 Painter Pierre Auguste Renoir (49) weds Aline Victorine Charigot
- 1874-04-15 First 'Impressionist' exhibition opens in Paris, features Claude Monet, Edgar Degas, Pierre Auguste Renoir, Camille Pissarro and Berthe Morisot