Covarrubias, Miguel

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Covarrubias, Miguel Gender: M
José Miguel Covarrubias Duclaud
born on 22 November 1904 at 01:00 (= 01:00 AM )
Place Mexico City, Mexico, 19n24, 99w09
Timezone LMT m99w09 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 29°36' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 20°00 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 16°39'


Mexican painter and caricaturist, ethnologist and art historian. A man of many talents, he also designed the sets and costumes for Caroline Dudley Reagan's La Revue Negre starring Josephine Baker in the theatre show that made her a smash in Paris. He died on 4 February 1957.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • business associate/partner relationship with Baker, Josephine (born 3 June 1906)


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes "Covarrubias" by Adriana Williams and Doris Ober (Austin: University of Texas Press, 1994), p. 1: "Miguel was born in Mexico City at one o'clock in the morning on 22 November 1904 in his parents' house at 1237 Presidente Street."


  • Vocation : Art : Cartoonist (Caricaturist)
  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Painter)
  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Ethnologist
  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Historian (Art)