Vincent van Gogh was born at Holand 1853. His father was Theodore and he worked in a church. His mother was Anna. When he was 8 years old he went to the local school near his house. After he had finish school his uncle helped to get his first job and he worked in his art gallery. He really didn’t know what he wanted to do. He became a teacher in a boarding school in England. He taught French, Germany and even English but there he taught a maths lesson. He was done panter. After some years he started drinking, cut his ear and he killed himself!