Leo Michelson

Leo Michelson was born on May 12, 1887 in Latvia. Latvian-American artist whose works were considered part of the École de Paris. He was one of the pioneers of German Expressionism.
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As per our current Database, Leo Michelson has been died on Aug 9, 1978 (age 91).

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When Leo Michelson die, Leo Michelson was 91 years old.

Popular As Leo Michelson
Occupation Painter
Age 91 years old
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Born May 12, 1887 (Latvia)
Birthday May 12
Town/City Latvia
Nationality Latvia

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Leo Michelson’s zodiac sign is Taurus. According to astrologers, Taurus is practical and well-grounded, the sign harvests the fruits of labor. They feel the need to always be surrounded by love and beauty, turned to the material world, hedonism, and physical pleasures. People born with their Sun in Taurus are sensual and tactile, considering touch and taste the most important of all senses. Stable and conservative, this is one of the most reliable signs of the zodiac, ready to endure and stick to their choices until they reach the point of personal satisfaction.

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Latvian-American Artist whose works were considered part of the École de Paris. He was one of the pioneers of German Expressionism.

Before Fame

He studied at the Imperial Academy in St. Petersburg, Russia, and then at the University of Tartu in Estonia.


He fled Russia during the Russian Revolution of 1917.

Family Life

He married Janine Michelson. She chose to house his 1,000-plus paintings in the Michelson Museum of Art in Marshall, Texas.

Associated With

He and Vija Celmins were fellow Latvian artists.

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