Here are some more interesting facts about Vincent Van Gogh and his life.
Van Gogh's Nickname
Fou-Rou (crazy man)
The Van Gogh Family
Theodorus Van Gogh
Vincent's Brothers and Sisters
Anna (named after mother)
Theo (named after father)
Vincent (Theo's son named after Vincent)
1. Kee-Vos Stricker was Van Gogh's cousin, who he fell in love with after her husband died.
2. Van Gogh met and fell in love with Christien Hoornik, who he called Sien. Sien began posing for drawings.
3. Rachel was the girlfriend that Van Gogh gave his ear to.
1880-Van Gogh decided to become an artist.
1883-Moved to live with his parents to paint country life.
1888-Moved to Arles and became devoted to painting, Gauguin moved in with him, but later they fought and Van Gogh cut off his own ear. Gauguin left and Van Gogh went to the hospital when seeing delusions.
1889-Van Gogh went to an asylum (mental home) and still painted.
1890-Moved to Auvers-sur-Oise and shot himself two months later.