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Abramovitz, Max

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Born: 1908 AD
Died: 2004 AD, at 96 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Architects

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 1908 - Born on the 23rd of May.

1929 - He graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign School of Architecture.

1931 - He received a Master of Science degree from  Columbia University's architecture school.

1941 - He also was the recipient of a two-year fellowship at the Ecole de Beaux-Arts in Paris
           before returning to the US.

1961 - He led to a design for a new building during the destruction by fire of the synagogue of
           congregation of Temple Beth Zion in Buffalo, New York.

1969 - He would go on to design three buildings for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

1970 - He received an honorary Doctorate in Fine Arts from the University of Illinois.

2004 - He died on the 12th of September in Pound Ridge, New York, at the age of 96.



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