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Gala Dalí

Russian-born Model
Female
Born Sep 7, 1894
Hometown Kazan
Died Jun 10, 1982
Death Place Spain
Other Names Diakonova, Elena ...

Gala Dalí, usually known simply as Gala, was the wife of, first, Paul Éluard, then Salvador Dalí, and an inspiration for them and many other writers and artists.

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Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1894 Birth Born in 1894.

TEENAGE

1912 18 Years Old In 1912 she was sent to a sanatorium in Clavadel, Switzerland for the treatment of tuberculosis. … Read More

TWENTIES

1916 22 Years Old In 1916, during World War I she travelled from Russia to Paris to reunite with him; they were married one year later. … Read More

THIRTIES

1929 35 Years Old In early August 1929, Éluard and Gala visited a young Surrealist painter in Spain, the emerging Salvador Dalí. … Read More

FORTIES

1936 42 Years Old Around that time she was found to have uterine fibroids, for which she underwent a hysterectomy in 1936. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

1982 88 Years Old She died in Port Lligat in the early morning of 10 June 1982, aged 87, and was buried in the Castle of Púbol in Girona which Dalí had bought for her. … Read More
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