Carlo Maderno

1556 - 1629

Carlo Maderno

Carlo Maderno (Maderna) (1556 – 30 January 1629) was an Italian architect, born in today's Ticino, who is remembered as one of the fathers of Baroque architecture. His façades of Santa Susanna, St. Peter's Basilica and Sant'Andrea della Valle were of key importance in the evolution of the Italian Baroque. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carlo Maderno has received more than 95,911 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 45th most popular architect.

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Among architects, Carlo Maderno ranks 45 out of 361Before him are Callicrates, Santiago Calatrava, André Le Nôtre, Hippodamus of Miletus, Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola, and Arne Jacobsen. After him are Giacomo della Porta, Rem Koolhaas, Suger, Álvaro Siza Vieira, Buckminster Fuller, and Michelozzo.

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Among people born in 1556, Carlo Maderno ranks 2Before him is Anne Hathaway. After him are Joseph Calasanz, Sophia Brahe, Adriaen de Vries, Otto van Veen, Abdul Rahim Khan-I-Khana, and Isaac Oliver. Among people deceased in 1629, Carlo Maderno ranks 2Before him is Abbas the Great. After him are Gabriel Bethlen, Hendrick ter Brugghen, Piet Pieterszoon Hein, Otto van Veen, Giorgi Saakadze, Sigismondo d'India, Caspar Bartholin the Elder, and John Speed.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Carlo Maderno ranks 45 out of 540Before him are Henry Fuseli (1741), Ursula Andress (1936), Roger Federer (1981), Élie Ducommun (1833), Robert Walser (1878), and Felix Bloch (1905). After him are Giacomo della Porta (1533), Clay Regazzoni (1939), Émile Jaques-Dalcroze (1865), Albert II, Duke of Austria (1298), Charles Albert Gobat (1843), and Auguste Piccard (1884).

Among ARCHITECTS In Switzerland

Among architects born in Switzerland, Carlo Maderno ranks 3Before him are Le Corbusier (1887) and Francesco Borromini (1599). After him are Giacomo della Porta (1533), Domenico Fontana (1543), Peter Zumthor (1943), Mario Botta (1943), Hannes Meyer (1889), Max Bill (1908), Carlo Fontana (1638), Bernard Tschumi (1944), and Adolphe Appia (1862).