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Nicodemus Tessin the Elder

1615 - 1681

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Nicodemus Tessin the Elder (Swedish: Nicodemus Tessin den äldre) (7 December 1615 in Stralsund – 24 May 1681 in Stockholm) was an important Swedish architect. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nicodemus Tessin the Elder has received more than 30,034 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Nicodemus Tessin the Elder is the 236th most popular architect (down from 223rd in 2019), the 2,449th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,195th in 2019) and the 24th most popular German Architect.

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Among architects, Nicodemus Tessin the Elder ranks 236 out of 424Before him are Augustus Pugin, Giovanni Antonio Amadeo, Adolf Meyer, Antonio da Sangallo the Elder, Robert de Cotte, and Kazuyo Sejima. After him are Giacomo Quarenghi, Elissa Aalto, Charles Barry, Luigi Vanvitelli, Alexander Tamanian, and Gae Aulenti.

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Among people born in 1615, Nicodemus Tessin the Elder ranks 9Before him are Nicolas Fouquet, Salvator Rosa, Philip William, Elector Palatine, Govert Flinck, Marguerite of Lorraine, and Madeleine Béjart. After him are Maria Caterina Farnese, Dara Shukoh, Richard Baxter, Frederick Schomberg, 1st Duke of Schomberg, and Heinrich Bach. Among people deceased in 1681, Nicodemus Tessin the Elder ranks 6Before him are Pedro Calderón de la Barca, Gerard ter Borch, Patriarch Nikon of Moscow, Marie Angélique de Scorailles, and Zheng Jing. After him are Magdalena Sibylla of Saxe-Weissenfels, Frans van Mieris the Elder, Jahanara Begum, Justus Sustermans, Agafya Grushetskaya, and Maurice, Duke of Saxe-Zeitz.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Nicodemus Tessin the Elder ranks 2,449 out of 6,142Before him are Arp Schnitger (1648), Wilhelm Ohnesorge (1872), Unica Zürn (1916), Friedrich Spee (1591), Peter Stein (1937), and Louis V, Elector Palatine (1478). After him are Princess Frederica Wilhelmina of Prussia (1796), Wilhelm Raabe (1831), Johann Heinrich von Mädler (1794), Jürgen Sparwasser (1948), Princess Adelgunde of Bavaria (1870), and Carl, 3rd Prince of Leiningen (1804).

Among ARCHITECTS In Germany

Among architects born in Germany, Nicodemus Tessin the Elder ranks 24Before him are Paul Troost (1878), Carl Ludvig Engel (1778), Hans Poelzig (1869), Matthäus Daniel Pöppelmann (1662), Lilly Reich (1885), and Adolf Meyer (1881). After him are Friedrich von Schmidt (1825), Helmut Jahn (1940), Friedrich August Stüler (1800), Günter Behnisch (1922), Paul Wallot (1841), and Werner March (1894).