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1834 – Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi is a French sculptor was born 2nd of August in Colmar.          – The face of the Statue of Liberty is said to be that of Bartholdi’s mother. 1879 – Bartholdi was awarded design patent U.S. Patent D11,023 for the Statue of Liberty. 1904 – Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi died ..

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Spanish-basque fashion designer 1895 – Born on the 21st January in Getaria, Basque Country, Spain. 1915 – Opened dressmaking and tailoring shops of his own in Madrid and Barcelona. 1937 – He opened his Paris couture house on avenue George V. He taught fashion design classes, inspiring other designers such as Oscar de la Renta. ..

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1862 – Born on June 9th in Cobham, Kent, England. He was one of the most famous British architects of the early 20th century. 1892 – He arrived in South Africa, planning to visit his brother, Lionel who was busy buying a farm at the time. 1893 – He was commissioned by Cecil Rhodes to ..

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Russian painter and scene- and costume- designer   1866 – Born on the 10th of May in Lev Rosenberg in Grodno (currently Belarus).   1889 – His first exhibition took the name of Bakst based on his maternal grandmother’s family name Baxter.   1890 – Exhibited his works with Society of watercolourists.   1893-1897 – ..

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1866 – Henry Bacon was born 28th of November in Watseka, Illinois and raised in and around Wilmington, North Carolina. 1884 – Studied briefly at the University of Illinois, then trained as a draftsman. 1885 – Become a draftstman in Boston, and then in the office of McKim, Mead and White in New York City, the ..

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1934 – Born on July 11th in Piacenza, Emilia-Romagna, Italy. 1953 – He joined the Italian Army. 1970 – Armani worked as a freelance fashion designer for various companies. 1974 – Founded his own fashion house with his cohabited partner, Sergio Galeotti, a young architect.          – Giorgio Armani’s first collection proved a triumphant ..

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1941 – Born on the 13th of September, in Osaka, Japan. 1960 – He traveled throughout Asia, Europe, and the Americas in the reading and absorbing architecture firsthand. 1969 – He established the firm Tadao Ando Architects & Associates. 1970 – He opened his own firm and a few years later achieved early public recognition ..

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1843 – Francis Rihmond Allen was born in Boston on November 22, 1843.   1865-1876 – He was a commission merchant in Boston and New York.   1875 – He married to Elizabeth B. on January 5, 1875.   1912 – He was a member in the Committee International Congress of Architects and became a ..

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1871 – Thomas Adams, born in Edinburgh. A British architect and city planner.   1903 – 1906 – He served as secretary to the Garden City Association and was the first manager of Letchworth, England.   1917 – Using Garden City principles, designed the Hydrostone section.   1940 – He died at the age of ..

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