Virginia Admiral

Born Feb 4, 1915

Virginia Holton Admiral or Virginia De Niro was an American painter and poet. Her former husband was painter Robert De Niro, Sr. , and they are the parents of actor Robert De Niro.

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1915 Birth Born on February 4, 1915.
1920 5 Years Old In 1920, she was residing in Danville, Illinois according to the census, with her parents and younger sister, Eleanor.


1930 15 Years Old By 1930, Virginia's parents had divorced and she was living with her mother and sister in Berkeley, California. … Read More


1938 23 Years Old In 1938, she worked on the Federal Arts Project, in Oakland, California.
1941 26 Years Old Admiral, a painter, met Robert De Niro, Sr., an aspiring artist, at one of Hans Hofmann's painting classes in Provincetown, Massachusetts, and they married in December 1941.
1943 28 Years Old In 1943, Virginia gave birth to their son, award-winning actor and director, Robert De Niro, Jr. She worked as a typist for Anais Nin. They divorced in 1945.


2000 86 Years Old Died on July 20, 2000.
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