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1752 – Born in Lambeth, London. 1783 – He lost much of his fortune through bad investments and was declared bankrupt. 1792 – Nash felt able to return to work in London. 1811 – His work came to the attention of the Prince Regent who, commissioned him to develop an area then known as Marylebone ..

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1872 – Born on the 20th of January in San Francisco, California. 1894 – She graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with a degree in engineering and then studied architecture privately under the local architect Bernard Maybeck, who encouraged her aspirations. 1896 – She went to Paris. 1898 – Became the first woman ..

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1781 – Born on the 2nd of August in Charleston. 1807 – The wings of Independence Hall in Philadelphia. 1814 – The monuments to George Washington in Baltimore. 1836-1842 – His best known structures are the Treasury.          – The Old Patent Office.          – Washington, D.C. 1855 – Died on the ..

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1886 – He was born Maria Ludwig Michael Mies on the 27th day of March of this year in Aachen.   1908 – He worked in his father’s stone-carving shop and at several local design firms before he moved to Berlin joining the office of interior designer Bruno Paul. He began his architectural career as ..

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1763 – Born in New York City, New York. 1808 – Lower Manhattan’s Battery Park. 1802 – He also was the architect for the Hamilton Grange in Harlem for Alexander Hamilton. 1803 – New York City Hall. 1808 – McComb was also responsible for designing the Old Queens building at Rutgers University, St. John’s Chapel ..

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1944 – Born on the 19th of January in Waterbury, Connecticut. 1972 – Thom Mayne, with Michael Rotondi, founded Morphosis to develop an architecture that would eschew the normal bounds of traditional forms. 1987 – Rome Prize Fellowship, American Academy in Rome, Italy. 1988 – Elliot Noyes Chair, Harvard University Graduate School of Design. 1991 ..

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