Austrian artist and architect known for his love of using vibrant colors.
Friedensreich and his mother Elsa had a difficult time during World War II because of their Jewish background, and were only able to survive by posing as Christians.
Although Jewish, he joined Hitler Youth in an effort to remain inconspicuous, and has since gone on to be one of the best best-known contemporary Austrian artists.
Married second wife Yuko Ikewada in 1962.
To remain inconspicuous during WWII, he was forced joined the Hitler Youth.