Hannes Meyer

1889 - 1954

Hannes Meyer

Hans Emil "Hannes" Meyer (November 18, 1889 – July 19, 1954) was a Swiss architect and second director of the Bauhaus Dessau from 1928 to 1930. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hannes Meyer has received more than 115,421 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 115th most popular architect.

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Among architects, Hannes Meyer ranks 115 out of 361Before him are Filarete, Hans Hollein, Carl Gotthard Langhans, Antonio da Sangallo the Younger, Leo von Klenze, and Minoru Yamasaki. After him are Amenhotep, son of Hapu, Camillo Sitte, Sostratus of Cnidus, Pier Luigi Nervi, James Stirling, and Ange-Jacques Gabriel.

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Among people born in 1889, Hannes Meyer ranks 38Before him are Jean de Lattre de Tassigny, Günther Lütjens, Abel Gance, Richard Réti, Taha Hussein, and Olave Baden-Powell. After him are Reşat Nuri Güntekin, Hans-Jürgen Stumpff, Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Mercédès Jellinek, Otto Georg Thierack, and Kim Tu-bong. Among people deceased in 1954, Hannes Meyer ranks 22Before him are Andrey Vyshinsky, Otto Diels, Jacinto Benavente, Auguste Perret, Léon Jouhaux, and The French Angel. After him are Martin Andersen Nexø, Franco Alfano, Charles Ives, Charles Edward, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Duchess Cecilie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, and Gideon Sundback.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Hannes Meyer ranks 95 out of 540Before him are Louis, Duke of Savoy (1413), Abraham-Louis Breguet (1747), Ueli Maurer (1950), Alfred Cortot (1877), Horace Bénédict de Saussure (1740), and Augustin Pyramus de Candolle (1778). After him are Paul Guldin (1577), Nicholas of Flüe (1417), Charles Bonnet (1720), Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz (1878), Heinrich Bullinger (1504), and Humbert I, Count of Savoy (980).

Among ARCHITECTS In Switzerland

Among architects born in Switzerland, Hannes Meyer ranks 8Before him are Francesco Borromini (1599), Carlo Maderno (1556), Giacomo della Porta (1533), Domenico Fontana (1543), Peter Zumthor (1943), and Mario Botta (1943). After him are Max Bill (1908), Carlo Fontana (1638), Bernard Tschumi (1944), Adolphe Appia (1862), Domenico Trezzini (1670), and Justus Dahinden (1925).