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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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1891 – Main Rousseau Bocher was born.          – He studied art at the University of Chicago and the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts. 1929 – He established his own fashion house, designing expensive, elegant haute couture dresses and gowns for an exclusive clientele, and charging them for the privilege of viewing his collections. ..

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1870 – Born in Yorkshire, England. 1920 – He published his book, Golf Architecture.          – He emigrated to the United States, and he carried out his most notable work there, while continuing to design courses outside the US.          – MacKenzie worked in the era before large scale earth moving became a ..

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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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1889 – Lucien Lelong was a French fashion designer born in Paris, France.  He was well-known for beautiful fabrics and understated dresses and evening wear. 1905 – 1991 – Married and divorced twice, his second wife was Princess Natalie Paley, a daughter of Grand Duke Paul Alexandrovich of Russia . 1910 – He trained at ..

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