Based upon the letters of Vincent and Theo and the Memoirs of Vincents stay in Auvers-sur-Oise by Adeline Ravoux, DeForest sets the record straight on a true artists personal struggle for humanity. You think you know the truth? #VanGoghFindYourself, please. #VGFY. Note: Walter DeForest was born with a hole in his heart on July 30th. On July 30th, Vincent was buried. He died from a gunshot wound to the chest.