Richard Neutra

1892 - 1970

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Richard Joseph Neutra ( NOI-tra; April 8, 1892 – April 16, 1970) was an Austrian-American architect. Living and building for most of his career in Southern California, he came to be considered a prominent and important modernist architect. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Neutra has received more than 666,478 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Richard Neutra is the 82nd most popular architect (up from 144th in 2019), the 196th most popular biography from Austria (up from 357th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Austrian Architect.

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Among architects, Richard Neutra ranks 82 out of 518Before him are Robert Venturi, Sebastiano Serlio, Peter Parler, Daniel Libeskind, Louis Kahn, and Hector Guimard. After him are Balthasar Neumann, Claude Perrault, Mario Botta, Frei Otto, Gottfried Semper, and Johann Lukas von Hildebrandt.

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Among people born in 1892, Richard Neutra ranks 45Before him are Corneille Heymans, Princess Victoria Louise of Prussia, Arthur Friedenreich, Sir Arthur Harris, 1st Baronet, Bolesław Bierut, and Władysław Anders. After him are Alexandre Koyré, Nikolai Kondratiev, V. Gordon Childe, Mary Pickford, József Mindszenty, and E. H. Carr. Among people deceased in 1970, Richard Neutra ranks 42Before him are John Dos Passos, Władysław Anders, Fritz Perls, Nina Ricci, Francis Peyton Rous, and Princess Irina Alexandrovna of Russia. After him are Italo Gariboldi, Lázaro Cárdenas, Pedro Cea, B. H. Liddell Hart, Sonny Liston, and Jean Giono.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Richard Neutra ranks 196 out of 1,424Before him are Anna Maria Mozart (1720), Elizabeth of Austria (1526), Klaus Maria Brandauer (1943), Ludwig Minkus (1826), Wilhelm Miklas (1872), and Erich von Stroheim (1885). After him are Archduke Charles Joseph of Austria (1745), Anna of Tyrol (1585), Leopold III, Margrave of Austria (1073), Jörg Haider (1950), Otto Neurath (1882), and Franz Grillparzer (1791).

Among ARCHITECTS In Austria

Among architects born in Austria, Richard Neutra ranks 3Before him are Otto Wagner (1841), and Friedensreich Hundertwasser (1928). After him are Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach (1656), Hans Hollein (1934), Camillo Sitte (1843), Ettore Sottsass (1917), Ferdinand Fellner (1847), Margarete Schütte-Lihotzky (1897), Josef Frank (1885), Christopher Alexander (1936), and Heinrich von Ferstel (1828).