Born: France 1840
Claude Monet was born in Paris,France in 1840.He did impressive art. Many of his paintings were pictures of water,boats,oceans,ponds, and lakes. These were some of his favorite things to paint. Monet had a good sense of humor. He never listened to people,and always drew funny pictures. When he was a teenager people would pay him to draw funny pictures of them. He kept drawing funny pictures until a local artist suggested that he should start painting.People still think of Monet as a very famous artist. He died in Paris, France, in 1926.