Jackson Pollock

About Jackson Pollock

Birth Day: January 28, 1912
Birth Place: Cody, WY

Jackson Pollock

Jackson Pollock was born on January 28, 1912 in Cody, WY. Abstract Expressionist artist famous for his drip-painted works, notably Number 1, 1950 (Lavender Mist) and Autumn Rhythm. His drip period lasted from 1947 until 1950.
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As per our current Database, Jackson Pollock has been died on Aug 11, 1956 (age 44).

🎂 Jackson Pollock - Age, Bio, Faces and Birthday

When Jackson Pollock die, Jackson Pollock was 44 years old.

Popular As Jackson Pollock
Occupation Painter
Age 44 years old
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Born January 28, 1912 (Cody, WY)
Birthday January 28
Town/City Cody, WY
Nationality WY

🌙 Zodiac

Jackson Pollock’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, the presence of Aries always marks the beginning of something energetic and turbulent. They are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings. Thanks to its ruling planet Mars and the fact it belongs to the element of Fire (just like Leo and Sagittarius), Aries is one of the most active zodiac signs. It is in their nature to take action, sometimes before they think about it well.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Jackson Pollock was born in the Year of the Rat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rat are quick-witted, clever, charming, sharp and funny. They have excellent taste, are a good friend and are generous and loyal to others considered part of its pack. Motivated by money, can be greedy, is ever curious, seeks knowledge and welcomes challenges. Compatible with Dragon or Monkey.

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Abstract Expressionist Artist famous for his drip-painted works, notably Number 1, 1950 (Lavender Mist) and Autumn Rhythm. His drip period lasted from 1947 until 1950.

Before Fame

His work gained widespread recognition after Life magazine featured him in a four-page spread, "Is he the greatest living Painter in the United States?," on August 8, 1949. His last two paintings, Scent and Search, were released in 1955, after which he began focusing on sculpturing.


His problems with alcoholism intensified as his artistic fame increased. He died at age 44 in an alcohol-related car accident.

Family Life

He traveled across the country during his childhood with his land surveyor father. During this period, Pollock was exposed to and greatly inspired by Native American art work. He married fellow Painter Lee Krasner in 1945.

Associated With

He was portrayed by Ed Harris in the 2000 Academy Award-winning film Pollock.

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