Fernando Botero Rank
About Fernando Botero
Fernando Botero is a celebrated Colombian artist famed for his drawings, paintings and sculptures that show human figures and shapes in large, bloated and exaggerated sizes. Some of his notable works include 1959's Mona Lisa, Age Twelve, 1984's Maribarbola, 1999's Death of Pablo Escobar and 2005's Abu Ghraib. He is widely regarded as Colombia's most famous and controversial artist.
His first marriage to Gloria Zea produced three children, including Fernando Botero Zea who was a onetime Defense Minister of Columbia. In 1964, he had another son named Pedro with his partner Cecilia Zambrano. After he and Cecilia went their separate ways, he married Sophia Vari.
In 1979, he and his young son Pedro were involved in violent car accident that left him injured and killed Pedro.
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Fernando Botero's Popularity
Fernando Botero is a famous Colombian artist, who was born on April 19, 1932. As a person born on this date, Fernando Botero is listed in our database as the 34th most popular celebrity for the day (April 19) and the 36th most popular for the year (1932).
People born on April 19 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aries, the Ram. Fernando Botero is the 944th most popular Aries.
Aside from information specific to Fernando Botero's birthday, Fernando Botero is the 22nd most famous Colombian.
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