Bruno Taut

1880 - 1938

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Bruno Julius Florian Taut (4 May 1880 – 24 December 1938) was a renowned German architect, urban planner and author of Prussian Lithuanian heritage ("taut" means "nation" in Lithuanian). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bruno Taut has received more than 176,023 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Bruno Taut is the 62nd most popular architect (up from 63rd in 2019), the 218th most popular biography from Russia (up from 221st in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Russian Architect.

Bruno Taut is most famous for his contribution to the development of the Bauhaus school of architecture.

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Among architects, Bruno Taut ranks 62 out of 424Before him are Philip Johnson, François Mansart, Richard Rogers, Álvaro Siza Vieira, Aldo Rossi, and Robert Venturi. After him are Louis Le Vau, Erich Mendelsohn, Domenico Fontana, Louis Kahn, Arnolfo di Cambio, and Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach.

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Among people born in 1880, Bruno Taut ranks 22Before him are Manuel Azaña, Werner von Fritsch, Otto Weininger, Elton Mayo, Premchand, and Ze'ev Jabotinsky. After him are Max Wertheimer, Alexander Blok, Michel Fokine, Vajiravudh, Kuniaki Koiso, and H. L. Mencken. Among people deceased in 1938, Bruno Taut ranks 24Before him are Muhammad Iqbal, Gabriele D'Annunzio, Mary Mallon, Suzanne Valadon, Osip Mandelstam, and Maud of Wales. After him are Vasily Blyukher, Marie of Romania, Grand Duke Kirill Vladimirovich of Russia, Feodor Chaliapin, Nikolai Kondratiev, and Hans Christian Gram.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Bruno Taut ranks 218 out of 2,688Before him are Nikolay Chernyshevsky (1828), Nikolai Vatutin (1901), Gerhard Barkhorn (1919), Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia (1853), Vasily Smyslov (1921), and Vladimir Vernadsky (1863). After him are Natalia Goncharova (1881), Vasily Blyukher (1889), Dmitry Kabalevsky (1904), Alexander Vasilyevich Alexandrov (1883), Grand Duke Dmitri Pavlovich of Russia (1891), and Pyotr Kapitsa (1894).

Among ARCHITECTS In Russia

Among architects born in Russia, Bruno Taut ranks 2Before him are Vladimir Tatlin (1885). After him are Konstantin Melnikov (1890), Lev Rudnev (1885), Alexander Tamanian (1878), Konstantin Thon (1794), Vasily Bazhenov (1737), Vasily Stasov (1769), Joseph Bové (1784), Andrey Voronikhin (1759), Matvey Kazakov (1738), and Nikolay Lvov (1753).