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Andy Warhol

Pop Artist Andy Warhol
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Profession: Pop Artist

United States of America

Why Famous: Silver Car Crash (Double Disaster) painting worth US$105 million

Born: August 6, 1928
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo

Died: February 22, 1987 (aged 58)
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Events in the Life of Andy Warhol

  • 1962-07-09 Andy Warhol's first West Coast gallery exhibition in the Ferus Gallery of Los Angeles

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