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Frankl, Paul

Born: 1878 AD
Died: 1962 AD, at 84 years of age.

Nationality: German
Categories: Historian


1878 - Born on the 2nd of January in Prague.

         - After starting with architecture, Frankl studied art history in Munich.

1910 - He earned his Ph.D.

1921 - Became professor for art history in Halle.

1933 - His Jewish origin he was put on leave after the rise to power of Nazism.

1940 - He emigrated to the United States where he worked at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton.

         - His most famous works are books on the architecture of Renaissance and Gothic.

1962 - Died on the 22nd of April in Princeton, New Jersey.


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