March 30

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Vincent van Gogh (March 30, 1853 – July 29, 1890) was a Dutch post-impressionist painter. He is one of the most famous and influential painters in the history of Western art. He worked for little more than a decade and produced about 2,100 works of art, about 860 of which were oil paintings. Most of his works was produced in the last two years of his life. He suffered from psychotic episodes and was hospitalized for this. He died at the age of 37 from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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