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Abercrombie, Leslie Patrick, Sir

Born: 1879 AD
Died: 1957 AD

1879 – Born on the 6th of June in Ashton upon Mersey, England.

1915 – He trained as an architect before becoming the Professor of Civic Design at
           the Liverpool School of Architecture, in West England.

       – He was a Professor of Town Planning at University College London.

1926 – He served as its Honorary Secretary.

1943 – He created the Country of London Plan.

1944 – He created the Greater London Regional Plan.

1945 – He was knighted.

1956 – He was commissioned by Haile Selassie to draw up plans for the capital of
           Ethiopia, Addis Ababa.

1957 – He died on the 23rd of March in Aston Tirrold, Berkshire.