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Max Bill

1908 - 1994

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Max Bill (22 December 1908 – 9 December 1994) was a Swiss architect, artist, painter, typeface designer, industrial designer and graphic designer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Max Bill has received more than 317,622 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Max Bill is the 140th most popular architect (up from 142nd in 2019), the 136th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 135th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Swiss Architect.

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Among architects, Max Bill ranks 140 out of 424Before him are Carlo Scarpa, Hans Scharoun, Rafael Moneo, Charles Eames, Hans Vredeman de Vries, and Inigo Jones. After him are Lina Bo Bardi, Eliel Saarinen, Sverre Fehn, Alonzo Cano, Richard Neutra, and Dinocrates.

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Among people born in 1908, Max Bill ranks 69Before him are Carlos Arias Navarro, Annemarie Schwarzenbach, Tameo Ide, Don Ameche, Leroy Anderson, and Edward Dmytryk. After him are Cus D'Amato, Tex Avery, Amintore Fanfani, Lionel Stander, André Martinet, and Viktor Abakumov. Among people deceased in 1994, Max Bill ranks 67Before him are Terence Young, John Candy, Sebastian Shaw, Chung Il-kwon, Nicolás Gómez Dávila, and Robert Bloch. After him are James Clavell, Cab Calloway, Lionel Stander, Clement Greenberg, Kuvempu, and Jacques Ellul.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Max Bill ranks 136 out of 876Before him are Frank Martin (1890), Guy Parmelin (1959), Antoine-Henri Jomini (1779), Louis Agassiz (1807), Margareta of Romania (1949), and Jaime, Duke of Madrid (1870). After him are Alfonsina Storni (1892), Rodolphe Töpffer (1799), Emil Abderhalden (1877), Infante Carlos, Duke of Calabria (1938), Rolf M. Zinkernagel (1944), and Isabelle Eberhardt (1877).

Among ARCHITECTS In Switzerland

Among architects born in Switzerland, Max Bill ranks 8Before him are Francesco Borromini (1599), Carlo Maderno (1556), Peter Zumthor (1943), Domenico Fontana (1543), Mario Botta (1943), and Hannes Meyer (1889). After him are Pietro Lombardo (1435), Bernard Tschumi (1944), Adolphe Appia (1862), Carlo Fontana (1638), Pierre Jeanneret (1896), and Domenico Trezzini (1670).