It's March 30, and painters Francisco Goya and Vincent Van Gogh were born on this date. Goya was born in 1746 and is best-known for his painting The Third of May 1808 which was a significant date in the Peninsular War. Van Gogh was born in 1853 is perhaps best-known for Starry Night and several self-portraits. You can learn more about famous artists like Goya and Van Gogh by taking our online Art 1: World Cultures course. It's just one of several new online course offerings in our catalog. We'll be adding others shortly, so stay tuned!
Today’s Birthdays: Francisco Goya and Vincent Van Gogh
March 30, 2015 by