Brett WhiteleyBrett Whiteley
, an Australian
artist, was born April 7
in Sydney, Australia
. He died in 1992
in a motel in Thirroul, north of Wollongong
, from a heart failure caused by a combination of drugs
Among his works are a series of paintings and drawings of the British murderer, John Christie.
Brett Whiteley (July 1, 1960-) is also an Australian politican and a member of the Tasmanian Parliamentary Liberal Party.