Today in 1982 tattoo artist and entrepreneur Katherine Von D (which stands for Drachenberg) was born in Nuevo Leon, Mexico to Argentine parents. This Pisces is truly a creative force better known for her tattoos than for being a classically trained pianist. After deciding school was not for her and exhibiting her Pisces decisive trait she followed her passion and became a tattoo artist at the ripe age of 16 years old.
Von D made a name for herself in the tattoo world and then the rest of the world came to know her on reality TV, either on Miami Ink and LA Ink. The success driven Latina parlayed her success and fame and proceeded to launch a “cruel-free” beauty line that is now also vegan friendly. Her tattoo eyeliner has a cult following.
This Latina entrepreneur has inked a lot of personalities including Dave Grohl, Motley Crue’s Nikki Six, Miley Cyrus, Deadnua5, among others.
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