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Friedensreich Hundertwasser

1928 - 2000

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Friedrich Stowasser (15 December 1928 – 19 February 2000), better known by his pseudonym Friedensreich Regentag Dunkelbunt Hundertwasser (German: [ˈfʁiːdn̩sˌʁaɪ̯x ˈʁeːgn̩ˌtaːk ˈdʊŋkl̩ˌbʊnt ˈhʊndɐtˌvasɐ]), was an Austrian visual artist and architect who also worked in the field of environmental protection. Hundertwasser stood out as an opponent of "a straight line" and any standardization, expressing this concept in the field of building design. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Friedensreich Hundertwasser has received more than 1,387,548 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Friedensreich Hundertwasser is the 34th most popular architect (up from 35th in 2019), the 104th most popular biography from Austria (down from 100th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Austrian Architect.

Friedensreich Hundertwasser was a painter, architect, and environmentalist. He is most famous for his paintings and architecture.

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Among architects, Friedensreich Hundertwasser ranks 34 out of 424Before him are Tadao Ando, Eugène Viollet-le-Duc, Henry van de Velde, Peter Behrens, Santiago Calatrava, and Karl Friedrich Schinkel. After him are André Le Nôtre, Suger, Hippodamus of Miletus, Ictinus, Jørn Utzon, and Vladimir Tatlin.

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Among people born in 1928, Friedensreich Hundertwasser ranks 24Before him are Yves Klein, Didi, Shirley Temple, Roger Vadim, Jean-Marie Le Pen, and Alvin Toffler. After him are Agnès Varda, Alexander Grothendieck, Karlheinz Stockhausen, Kim Yong-nam, Elie Wiesel, and George Peppard. Among people deceased in 2000, Friedensreich Hundertwasser ranks 11Before him are Habib Bourguiba, Victor Borge, Alec Guinness, Emil Zátopek, Roger Vadim, and Stanley Matthews. After him are Lída Baarová, Vittorio Gassman, Walter Matthau, Konrad Emil Bloch, Abulfaz Elchibey, and Carl Barks.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Friedensreich Hundertwasser ranks 104 out of 1,237Before him are Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria (1738), Shmuel Yosef Agnon (1888), Alma Mahler (1879), Maximilian Schell (1930), Paula Hitler (1896), and Alfred Hermann Fried (1864). After him are Charles V, Duke of Lorraine (1643), Josef Strauss (1827), Hans Asperger (1906), Engelbert Dollfuss (1892), Victor Francis Hess (1883), and Paul Feyerabend (1924).

Among ARCHITECTS In Austria

Among architects born in Austria, Friedensreich Hundertwasser ranks 2Before him are Otto Wagner (1841). After him are Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach (1656), Hans Hollein (1934), Camillo Sitte (1843), Ettore Sottsass (1917), Richard Neutra (1892), Ferdinand Fellner (1847), Josef Frank (1885), Margarete Schütte-Lihotzky (1897), Christopher Alexander (1936), and Jakob Prandtauer (1660).