French painterDied when: 66 years 305 days (801 months)
Star Sign: Pisces
François Pascal Simon Gérard (4 May 1770 – 11 January 1837), titled as Baron Gérard in 1809, was a prominent French painter.
He was born in Rome, where his father occupied a post in the house of the French ambassador, and his mother was Italian.
After he was made a baron of the Empire in 1809 by Emperor Napoleon, he was known formally as Baron Gérard.