Salvidor Dali's Life

Events

Dali is Born

11 May 1904

World War 1

28 July 1914 - 11 November 1918

His first public exhibition at the Municipal Theater in Figueres

1919

Dali’s Mother dies of breast cancer. His dad marries his aunt.

1921

Dali moves to the student residence of the Academia de San Fernando (School of Fine Arts).

1922

Dali is expelled from school because he stated that no one on the faculty was competent enough to examine him.

1926

memes

Dali became began to involved in Surrealism movement.

Approx. 1928

He is thrown out of the house by his father because he was part of the Surrealism movement.

December 28, 1929

Dali paints “Persistence of Memory”.

1931

Dali marries Gala.

1934

World War 2

1 Sep. 1939 - 2 Sep. 1945

Dali and Gala move to the United States because of the war.

1940

Dali publishes his autobiography, “The secret life of Salvador Dali”

1942

Dali moves back to Catalonia.

1949

Dali designs the Chupa-Chups Logo.

1969

His wife accidentally doses him with prescription medicine, making him old and frail.

1980

Gala Dies.

June 10, 1982

Dali enters the hospital with a heart failure.

November 1988

Salvador Dali dies.

January 23, 1989