Giacomo della Porta

1533 - 1602

Giacomo della Porta

Giacomo della Porta (1532–1602) was an Italian architect and sculptor, who worked on many important buildings in Rome, including St. Peter's Basilica. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giacomo della Porta has received more than 66,923 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 46th most popular architect.

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Among architects, Giacomo della Porta ranks 46 out of 361Before him are Santiago Calatrava, André Le Nôtre, Hippodamus of Miletus, Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola, Arne Jacobsen, and Carlo Maderno. After him are Rem Koolhaas, Suger, Álvaro Siza Vieira, Buckminster Fuller, Michelozzo, and François Mansart.

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Among people born in 1533, Giacomo della Porta ranks 6Before him are Elizabeth I of England, Michel de Montaigne, William the Silent, Stephen Báthory, and Eric XIV of Sweden. After him are Andrea Gabrieli, Ismail II, Catherine of Austria, Queen of Poland, Hieronymus Fabricius, Claudio Merulo, and Alfonso II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara. Among people deceased in 1602, Giacomo della Porta ranks 1After him are Agostino Carracci, Emilio de' Cavalieri, Renata of Lorraine, Ii Naomasa, Abu'l-Fazl ibn Mubarak, Li Zhi, Friedrich Wilhelm I, Duke of Saxe-Weimar, Juan de Fuca, and Thomas Morley.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Giacomo della Porta ranks 46 out of 540Before him are Ursula Andress (1936), Roger Federer (1981), Élie Ducommun (1833), Robert Walser (1878), Felix Bloch (1905), and Carlo Maderno (1556). After him are Clay Regazzoni (1939), Émile Jaques-Dalcroze (1865), Albert II, Duke of Austria (1298), Charles Albert Gobat (1843), Auguste Piccard (1884), and Aga Khan IV (1936).

Among ARCHITECTS In Switzerland

Among architects born in Switzerland, Giacomo della Porta ranks 4Before him are Le Corbusier (1887), Francesco Borromini (1599), and Carlo Maderno (1556). After him are 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).