was a world-famous Mexican painter, an active communist, and husband of Frida Kahlo. Rivera's large wall works in fresco helped establish the Mexican Mural Renaissance.
- Diego Rivera - A Mexican Painter 1886 -1957
About Diego Rivera: The Mexican Artist, Diego Rivera was born in Guanajuato City, Guanajuato, to a Converso family. He was sponsored to continue study in Europe by Teodoro A. Dehesa Mendez. Diego Rivera was a notorious womanizer who had fathered at least two illegitimate children by two different women.