Louis Kahn Biography, Age, Weight, Height, Friend, Like, Affairs, Favourite, Birthdate & Other

Louis Kahn Biography, Age, Weight, Height, Friend, Like, Affairs, Favourite, Birthdate & Other

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This Biography is about one of the best Architect Louis Kahn including his Height, weight,Age & Other Detail…

Biography Of Louis Kahn
Real Name Louis Kahn
Nick Name Louis Isadore Kahn, Itze-Leib Schmuilowsky
Famous as Architect
Nationality American
Religion Jewish
Personal Life of Louis Kahn
Born on 20 February 1901
Birthday 20th February
Died At Age 73
Sun Sign Pisces
Born in Kuressaare, Governorate of Estonia, Russian Empire
Died on 17 March 1974
Place of death New York City
Family Background of Louis Kahn
Father Leib Schmuilowsky
Mother Bertha Mendelsohn
Siblings Sarah, Oscar,
Spouse/Partner Esther
Children Nathaniel Kahn
Education University of Pennsylvania
Awards 1971 – AIA Gold Medal – RIBA Gold Medal

1972 – Royal Gold Medal – Twenty-five Year Award

Personal Fact of Louis Kahn

Louis Kahn was one of the most revered architects of his time. He worked in various capacities for several architectural firms and founded his own business soon after. Kahn continued practicing as an architect and also became a professor at Yale School of Architecture and at the School of Design in the University of Pennsylvania. Most of his designs were colossal and extremely avant-garde, way ahead of the time in terms of design and styling.

He was honored with a number of medals and at the time of his death, Kahn was known to the world as ‘America’s foremost living architect’. Some of his grandest and most iconic projects include the ‘Urban and Traffic Study’, ‘Yale University Art Gallery’, ‘The Salk Institute’, the ‘Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad’ and the ‘Center of Philadelphia’.

 

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