|Born||in St. Petersburg, Russia|
|Died||in Paris, France|
|Birth Name||Roman Petrovich Tyrtov|
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Erté was born on November 23, 1892 in St. Petersburg, Russia as Roman Petrovich Tyrtov. He was a costume designer and art director, known for The Restless Sex (1920), Magic coiffeur (1961) and Édition spéciale (ciné-ballet) (1961). He died on April 21, 1990 in Paris, France.