Joaquin Torres Garcia’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jul 28, 1874

Death Date

Aug 8, 1949

Age of Death

75 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Aug 8, 1949



The historian Joaquin Torres died at the age of 75. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Uruguayan artist and art theorist who established the Constructive Universalism movement. A fire at Rio de Janeiro’s Museum of Modern Art destroyed much of his work when it was being exhibited there in 1978.

His parents were rope makers residing in Mataró when he was born. He married Manolita Pina, with whom he had three children.