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Franco Albini

1905 - 1977

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Franco Albini (17 October 1905 – 1 November 1977) was an Italian Neo-Rationalist architect, designer and university instructor in design. A native of Robbiate, near Milan, Albini obtained his degree in architecture at Politecnico di Milano University in 1929 and began his professional career working for Gio Ponti. He started displaying his works at Milan Triennale In 1930 he opened his own practice. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franco Albini has received more than 39,784 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Franco Albini is the 368th most popular architect, the 3,041st most popular biography from Italy and the 58th most popular Italian Architect.

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Among ARCHITECTS

Among architects, Franco Albini ranks 368 out of 424Before him are Jan Kaplický, Ron Arad, Martin Gropius, Alberto Palacio, Ong Teng Cheong, and Fernand de Montigny. After him are Massimiliano Fuksas, Alessandro Antonelli, Matvey Kazakov, B. V. Doshi, Ventura Rodríguez, and Kunio Maekawa.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1905, Franco Albini ranks 230Before him are Fulvio Bernardini, Ernst Baier, Siaka Stevens, John Peters Humphrey, Clarice Benini, and Lev Schnirelmann. After him are Ricardo Pérez Godoy, Ashley Montagu, Gilbert Roland, Ray Barbuti, Erico Verissimo, and Emerich Vogl. Among people deceased in 1977, Franco Albini ranks 154Before him are Johann Nepomuk David, Roberto Emílio da Cunha, Lūcija Garūta, Vladimir Tributs, Nellie Tayloe Ross, and Alexander Galich. After him are Zero Mostel, Carlos Prío Socarrás, José Perácio, Ulises Poirier, Tafari Benti, and Robert Lowell.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Franco Albini ranks 3,041 out of 4,088Before him are Sabrina Ferilli (1964), Lorenzo Campeggio (1474), Charles Piazzi Smyth (1819), Alessandra Panaro (1939), Carlo Luigi Spegazzini (1858), and Stefano Gabbana (1962). After him are Franco Rasetti (1901), Walter Veltroni (1955), Massimiliano Fuksas (1944), Giuseppe Vitali (1875), Bruno Chizzo (1916), and Aldo Serena (1960).

Among ARCHITECTS In Italy

Among architects born in Italy, Franco Albini ranks 58Before him are Marcello Piacentini (1881), Antonio Rinaldi (1709), Paolo Soleri (1919), Vannoccio Biringuccio (1480), Giuseppe Piermarini (1734), and Francesco Sabatini (1721). After him are Massimiliano Fuksas (1944) and Alessandro Antonelli (1798).