B. V. Doshi

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B. V. Doshi

Balkrishna Vithaldas Doshi, OAL, (born 26 August 1927) is an Indian architect. He is considered to be an important figure of Indian architecture and noted for his contributions to the evolution of architectural discourse in India. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of B. V. Doshi has received more than 452,689 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 330th most popular architect.

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  • 15

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  • 2.49

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Among architects, B. V. Doshi ranks 330 out of 361Before him are Frederick Law Olmsted, Ragnar Östberg, Steven Holl, Ong Teng Cheong, Richard Boyle, 3rd Earl of Burlington, and Lars Sonck. After him are Alberto Palacio, Matvey Kazakov, Giles Gilbert Scott, Ventura Rodríguez, Andrey Voronikhin, and Zivar bey Ahmadbeyov.

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Among people born in 1927, B. V. Doshi ranks 227Before him are Pierre Granier-Deferre, Yevgeny Morgunov, Edmund Gettier, Eliseo Mouriño, Cesar Chavez, and Luis Rijo. After him are Carl Switzer, Lee Konitz, Yury Grigorovich, Hirotugu Akaike, Walter Zeman, and Karl Stotz.

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In India

Among people born in India, B. V. Doshi ranks 373 out of 848Before him are Vyjayanthimala Bali (1936), Rajinikanth (1950), Sabu Dastagir (1924), Shakuntala Devi (1929), Satya Nadella (1967), and Om Puri (1950). After him are Brian Horrocks (1895), Asima Chatterjee (1917), Arjun Appadurai (1949), Akshay Kumar (1967), Sanjay Dutt (1959), and Hrithik Roshan (1974).


Among architects born in India, B. V. Doshi ranks 1After him are Charles Correa (1930).

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