Salvador Dali


Painter

About

Birth Place
Spain
Born
March 11, 1904
Died
January 23, 1989
Cause of Death
Heart Failure And Pneumonia

Biography

Salvador Dali worked on a variety of projects during his entertainment career. Dali worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Un Chien Andalou" with Pierre Batcheff (1928) and "L' Age d'Or" (1930) starring Gaston Modot. Dali also appeared in "Spellbound" (1945) and "Diaries, Notes & Sketches - Volume 1, Reels 1-6: Lost Lost Lost" with Adolfas Me...

Family & Companions

Elena Diaranoff
Wife
Together from 1935 until her death in June 1982 at the age 88.

Bibliography

"The Shameful Life of Salvador Dali"
Ian Gibson, W.W. Norton & Co. (1998)

Biography

Salvador Dali worked on a variety of projects during his entertainment career. Dali worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Un Chien Andalou" with Pierre Batcheff (1928) and "L' Age d'Or" (1930) starring Gaston Modot. Dali also appeared in "Spellbound" (1945) and "Diaries, Notes & Sketches - Volume 1, Reels 1-6: Lost Lost Lost" with Adolfas Mekas (1975). Later in his career, Dali appeared on "The Challenge" (1976) with Marc Chagall. Dali was married to Elena Diaranoff. Dali passed away in January 1989 at the age of 85.

Life Events

1929

First art exhibition in Paris at Galerie Goemans

1929

Co-screenwriting debut (with Luis Bunuel) "Un chien Andalou/ An Andalusian Dog"

1931

Painted "Persistence of Memory/Soft Watches"

1933

First art exhibition in New York at Julien Levy Gallery

Family

Salvador Dali
Father
Lawyer.
Felipa Dome Domenech
Mother
Salvador Dali
Brother
Older; died in 1903.

Companions

Elena Diaranoff
Wife
Together from 1935 until her death in June 1982 at the age 88.

Bibliography

"The Shameful Life of Salvador Dali"
Ian Gibson, W.W. Norton & Co. (1998)