US (Irish-born) monument sculptor created statue of David Farragut 1877, placed in Madison Square in New York City created statue of Abraham Lincoln 1887, placed in Lincoln Square ..
French (Algerian-born) fashion designer protege of Chri..
1910 – Born on August 20th in Kirkkonummi, Finland, to Loja, a weaver and photographer, and architect Eliel Saarinen, one of the founders of the Cranbrook Academy of Art, Eero was primed from the start to take a place among the designers and architects developing and strengthening an environment primed to change the domestic and ..
US (Finnish-born) architect father of Eer..
Hungarian architect and puzzle inventor inventor and eponym of Rubik's..
1870 – Born on May 14th in Lafayette, Indiana. American typographer and book designer. 1890 – Received his B.S. degree from Purdue University. – A member of the Typophiles and designer of more than 400 books including his masterpiece, the Oxford Lectern. 1957 – He died on May 18th in New Fairfield, Co..
1483 – Raffaello Sanzio Santi born on the 6th of April in in Urbino, in the province of Umbria. One of the last of the three greatest painters of the Renaissance. 1500 – It is probable that he took his first lessons from his father, a provincial painter named Giovanni di Santi, before going to ..
1934 – Born on February 18th in San Sebastian, Spain. A Spanish fashion designer. 1941 – He had a supernatural experience at the age of 7. 1960 – He originally had an architect’s education but became known as the enfant terrible of French fashion world. 1966 – He started his own fashion house. He ..
1934 – She was born on the 11th day of February this year in Kent, England. Born to Welsh parents, Quant studied illustration at Goldsmith’s College before taking a job with a couture milliner. 1955 – She teamed up with her husband, Alexander Plunkett-Greene, and an accountant, Archie McNair, to open a clothes shop ..
1845 – Born in Cumberland, Maryland on the 12th of December. 1850 – His family moved to Baltimore in the early where Price attended school. 1871 – Bruce Price was married to Mary Josephine Lee, a daughter of Washington Lee, Jr., in April. 1864-1868 – Price learned his profession as a draftsman and apprentice in ..