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Ricardo Bofill

1939 - 2022

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Ricardo Bofill Leví (Catalan: [riˈkaɾðu buˈfiʎ ləˈβi]; 5 December 1939 – 14 January 2022) was a Spanish architect from Barcelona, Spain. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ricardo Bofill has received more than 379,723 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Ricardo Bofill is the 62nd most popular architect (up from 155th in 2019), the 201st most popular biography from Spain (up from 496th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Spanish Architect.

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Among architects, Ricardo Bofill ranks 62 out of 424Before him are Marcel Breuer, Giacomo della Porta, Louis Le Vau, Aldo Rossi, Arnolfo di Cambio, and Philip Johnson. After him are Jean Nouvel, Senenmut, Buckminster Fuller, Charles Garnier, Hector Guimard, and Minoru Yamasaki.

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Among people born in 1939, Ricardo Bofill ranks 32Before him are Clay Regazzoni, Valeriy Lobanovskyi, Peter Grünberg, John Cleese, Tzvetan Todorov, and Aníbal Cavaco Silva. After him are Wes Craven, Jorge Sampaio, Romano Prodi, Marvin Gaye, Paul Hogan, and Ray Manzarek. Among people deceased in 2022, Ricardo Bofill ranks 38Before him are Ben Roy Mottelson, Peter Brook, Olivia Newton-John, Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, Thierry Mugler, and Lata Mangeshkar. After him are Bill Russell, Angelo Sodano, Peter Bogdanovich, Hardy Krüger, Kakuichi Mimura, and Viktor Saneyev.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Ricardo Bofill ranks 201 out of 2,932Before him are Louis Blanc (1811), Arnaldus de Villa Nova (1240), Leo Africanus (1494), Nicola Porpora (1686), Alfonso the Battler (1073), and Henry III of Castile (1379). After him are Columella (4), Balthasar Charles, Prince of Asturias (1629), Alfonso VII of León and Castile (1105), José Echegaray (1832), Brunhilda of Austrasia (543), and Luis de Góngora (1561).


Among architects born in Spain, Ricardo Bofill ranks 3Before him are Antoni Gaudí (1852) and Santiago Calatrava (1951). After him are Lluís Domènech i Montaner (1850), Rafael Moneo (1937), Alonzo Cano (1601), Josep Puig i Cadafalch (1867), Juan de Herrera (1530), Félix Candela (1910), Josep Lluís Sert (1902), Josep Maria Jujol (1879), and José Benito de Churriguera (1665).