Jean Michel Basquiat

Jean Michel Basquiat
1960 - 1988

Jean Michel Basquiat  American Painter


Jean‑Michel Basquiat (December 22, 1960 – August 12, 1988) was one of the most important American artists of the 20th century. He first achieved notoriety as part of SAMO, an informal graffiti duo who wrote enigmatic epigrams in the cultural hot...

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Longest Relationship4 yrs
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First Name Jean-Michel
Middle Name Michel
Last Name Basquiat
Full Name at Birth Jean-Michel Basquiat
Age 27 (age at death) years
Birthday 22nd December, 1960
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York.
Died 12th August, 1988
Place of Death New York City, New York, USA
Cause of Death Heroin Overdose
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Bisexual
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
High School Edward R. Murrow High School, Brooklyn, NY (dropped out)
Occupation Text Artist
Occupation Painter
Claim to Fame NYC graffiti artist
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Associated People Andy Warhol
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SHAMDec 17, 2008

i`M surprise you guys didn`t try to link him to Andy Warhol!

poopieDec 11, 2008

28, he died at 28

tatianaOct 12, 2007

Didn`t he die at the age of 27 years old? I am positive, that i am right!

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