Charles Wysocki

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Birthday
16, 1928
Birthplace
Michigan
Death Date
Jul 29, 2002 (73)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
16, 1928
Birthplace
Michigan
Death Date
Jul 29, 2002 (73)

About

Acclaimed painter best remembered for his depictions of antiquated American life, as seen in his famous collection "An American Celebration." He is also well-known for his paintings of cats, such as "Frederick the Literate."

Before Fame

He spent two years in West Germany while serving in the U.S. Army.

Trivia

He also worked as a commercial illustrator and helped found a freelance advertising agency in Los Angeles.

Family Life

He had three children with Elizabeth G. Lawrence, whom he married in July 1960.

Associated With

He and Gari Melchers are both famous painters born in Detroit, Michigan.

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