Born in Denmark on Oct. 5, 1912. By 1932 Jensen had settled in Los Angeles where he worked as a house painter and painted fine art in his leisure. While painting the ceiling of a church in Orange, CA, the scaffolding broke and he plunged to his death on Dec. 2, 1955.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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