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 233,494 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Max Bill is the 142nd most popular architect (down from 138th in 2019), the 135th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 121st in 2019) and the 8th most popular Swiss Architect.

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Among architects, Max Bill ranks 142 out of 424Before him are Inigo Jones, Antonio Sant'Elia, Carlo Scarpa, Dinocrates, Philibert de l'Orme, and Rafael Moneo. After him are Filippo Juvarra, Verner Panton, Kevin A. Lynch, Ettore Sottsass, Paulo Mendes da Rocha, and Theophil Hansen.

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Among people born in 1908, Max Bill ranks 70Before him are Cus D'Amato, Tameo Ide, Carlos Arias Navarro, Tex Avery, Amintore Fanfani, and Giovanni Leone. After him are André Martinet, Giovannino Guareschi, Don Ameche, Viktor Abakumov, Remedios Varo, and Mohammed bin Awad bin Laden. Among people deceased in 1994, Max Bill ranks 68Before him are Ken Noritake, Sylva Koscina, Wilma Rudolph, Nicolás Gómez Dávila, Joseph Cotten, and Jeffrey Dahmer. After him are Chung Il-kwon, Tengiz Abuladze, Cab Calloway, John Edward Williams, Clement Greenberg, and Jacques Ellul.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Max Bill ranks 135 out of 749Before him are Marthe Keller (1945), Albert von Kölliker (1817), Henri Guisan (1874), Charles Gleyre (1806), Alfonsina Storni (1892), and Rodolphe Töpffer (1799). After him are Lucien Favre (1957), Gaspard Bauhin (1560), Emil Abderhalden (1877), Jean Vanier (1928), Gianni Infantino (1970), and Princess Maria Teresa of Bourbon-Two Sicilies (1867).

Among ARCHITECTS In Switzerland

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