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1946 – He was born on the 12th day of May this year. He’s a Polish-born American architect, who has designed many prominent and celebrated buildings, including the Jewish Museum in Berlin, Germany, the Denver Art Museum, the Imperial War Museum of the North in Manchester, United Kingdom, the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto, Canada. ..

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1959 – Maya Ying Lin, born on the 5th of October in Athens, Ohio. She is an American artist who has become known for her work in architecture. 1981 – Received her BA Architecture, in Yale University.        – At age 21 and while still an undergraduate, she won a public design competition for the ..

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1902 – Born in Odessa, Ukraine on the 25th of November. 1940 – He worked for 20 years as a retail designer before moving to Miami Beach in the designing his first buildings. 1952 – He landed the job of the largest luxury hotel in Miami Beach. 1956 – He is most associated with, the ..

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1866 – Born on September 4th in Pleasantville, New Jersey. American inventor who built the “Argonaut,” the first submarine to operate extensively in the open sea. 1883 – He established a foundry and machine shop near their home town. 1890 – Married to Margaret Vogel. 1893 – When the U.S. Navy announced a submarine design ..

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1944 – He was born on the 17th day of November this year in Rotterdam, Netherlands.   1952 – When Rem Koolhaas was eight, his parents moved to Jakarta, Indonesia, and lived there for four years. His father, in his writing, had strongly supported the Indonesian cause for autonomy from the colonial Dutch   1956- ..

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1685 – Born in Bridlington, Yorkshire, England. English "painter, architect, and the father of modern gardening", as Horace Walpole in his Anecdotes of Painting describes him. 1710-1719 – He found patrons, who sent him to study in Italy; and at Rome he made other friends, among them Lord Burlington, with whom he returned to England. ..

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1573 – Born on the 15th of July on Smithfield, London, England. 1603 – He had visited Italy long enough to acquire skill in painting and design and to attract the patronage of King Christian IV of Denmark and Norway, at whose court he was employed for a time before returning to England. 1605 – ..

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1832 – William Le Baron Jenney, born on the 25th of September in Fairhaven, Massachusetts. He as an American architect and engineer who became known as the Father of the American skyscraper. 1853 – He first began his formal education at the Lawrence Scientific school at Harvard and transferred to L’École Centrale des Artes et ..

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1895 – Born on May 24th in Bucharest. Marcel Janco was the most famous international artist to settle in Israel. 1916 – He was one of the founders of the Dada movement, one of the most important art movements of the 20th century. 1922 – Worked as an architect and painter in Romania. 1953 – ..

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