James Stirling

1926 - 1992

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Sir James Frazer Stirling (22 April 1926 – 25 June 1992) was a British architect. Stirling worked in partnership with James Gowan from 1956 to 1963, then with Michael Wilford from 1971 until 1992. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Stirling has received more than 11,572 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). James Stirling is the 125th most popular architect (down from 120th in 2019), the 928th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 825th in 2019) and the 5th most popular British Architect.

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Among architects, James Stirling ranks 125 out of 424. Before him are Vittorio Gregotti, Amenhotep, son of Hapu, Charles Eames, Pier Luigi Nervi, Robert Adam, and Filarete. After him are Sverre Fehn, Baldassare Longhena, Jacques-Germain Soufflot, Eliel Saarinen, Richard Neutra, and Eileen Gray.

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Among people born in 1926, James Stirling ranks 80Before him are Konstantinos Stephanopoulos, Jean-Pierre Serre, Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, Alan Greenspan, Michel Butor, and Shigeo Sugimoto. After him are Paul Berg, Karl Richter, John Schlesinger, Henry Way Kendall, Masatoshi Koshiba, and John Berger. Among people deceased in 1992, James Stirling ranks 40Before him are Joan Fuster, Günther Anders, John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer, Peter D. Mitchell, Marsha P. Johnson, and Denny Hulme. After him are John Sturges, José Ferrer, Markos Vafeiadis, Albert Pierrepoint, Arletty, and Lev Gumilyov.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, James Stirling ranks 928 out of 6,924. Before him are W. T. Stead (1849), E. E. Evans-Pritchard (1902), Margaret Stewart, Dauphine of France (1424), Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales (1594), Malcolm IV of Scotland (1141), and Stephen Boyd (1931). After him are Roger Daltrey (1944), William Smith (1769), Infante Alfonso Carlos, Duke of San Jaime (1849), Daniel Radcliffe (1989), Greer Garson (1904), and Alan Hodgkin (1914).

Among ARCHITECTS In United Kingdom

Among architects born in United Kingdom, James Stirling ranks 5Before him are Norman Foster, Baron Foster of Thames Bank (1935), Christopher Wren (1632), Ebenezer Howard (1850), and Robert Adam (1728). After him are Inigo Jones (1573), John Nash (1752), Joseph Paxton (1803), Michael Ventris (1922), William Kent (1685), Archibald Leitch (1865), and Glenn Murcutt (1936).