Famous Finnish Architects

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Eero Saarinen
(Architect)
Eero Saarinen
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Birthdate: August 20, 1910
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kirkkonummi, Finland
Died: September 1, 1961

Eero Saarinen was a Finnish-American industrial designer and architect best remembered for his impressive designs for monuments and buildings. He is credited with designing important structures, such as the Washington Dulles International Airport, the TWA Flight Center, and the Gateway Arch. He is widely regarded as one of the 20th-century's most prominent American architectures.

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Alvar Aalto
(Architect)
Alvar Aalto
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Birthdate: February 3, 1898
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kuortane
Died: May 11, 1976

Finnish architect Alvar Aalto initially had his studies interrupted by the Finnish Civil War, which saw him fighting for the White Army. His first architectural design was for his parents’ house. He had experimented with furniture and glassware, too. His works showcase a move from classicism to functionalism.

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Eliel Saarinen
(A Leading Architect and Urban Planner Known for His 'Art Nouveau' Buildings)
Eliel Saarinen
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Birthdate: August 20, 1873
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rantasalmi
Died: July 1, 1950
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Juhani Pallasmaa
(Internationally Famed Finnish Architect and the Main Designer of 'Kamppi Centre' in Helsinki, Finland)
Juhani Pallasmaa
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Birthdate: September 14, 1936
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hämeenlinna
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Aino Aalto
(Prominent Architect and a Pioneer of Scandinavian Design who Co-founded the 'Artek' Design Company)
Aino Aalto
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Birthdate: January 25, 1894
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Helsinki, Grand Duchy of Finland, Russian Empire
Died: January 13, 1949
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Viljo Revell
(Internationally Famed Finnish Architect of Functionalist School Known for Designing 'Lasipalatsi', 'Toronto City Hall')
Viljo Revell
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Birthdate: January 25, 1910
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Vaasa, Finland
Died: November 8, 1964
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Marco Casagrande
(Finnish Architect, Architectural-Theorist and Environmental Artist Known for Producing Collaborative Architectonic Installations like 'Redrum')
Marco Casagrande
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Birthdate: May 7, 1971
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Turku, Finland
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Erik Bryggman
(A Pioneer in Modernist Architecture in Finland Known for Designing Resurrection Chapel in Turku Cemetery)
Erik Bryggman
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Birthdate: February 7, 1891
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Turku, Finland
Died: December 21, 1955