Pablo Picasso was born on October 25, 1881 in the city of Malaga, Spain and was a Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist* and theatre designer who spent most of his adult life in France. Picasso's full name has 23 words which was give to him when he got baptized. His real name is Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad Martyr Patricio Clito Ruíz y Picasso and his long name came from a list of saints and relatives. When he was a teenager, his seven year old sister passed away from diphtheria**. After his sisters death,the family decided to moved away to Barcelona. Pablo was married twice. Picasso passed away on April 8, 1973 in Mougins, France.
*ceramicist =a person who makes ceramics***.
**diphtheria= Infectious disease caused by the bacillus.
***ceramics = the art or technology of making objects of clay and similar materials treated by firing.