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Richard Rogers

1933 - 2021

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Richard George Rogers, Baron Rogers of Riverside, (23 July 1933 – 18 December 2021) was a British-Italian architect noted for his modernist and constructivist designs in high-tech architecture. He was a senior partner at Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners, previously known as the Richard Rogers Partnership, until June 2020. Rogers was perhaps best known for his work on the Pompidou Centre in Paris, the Lloyd's building and Millennium Dome, both in London, the Senedd building, in Cardiff, and the European Court of Human Rights building, in Strasbourg. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Rogers has received more than 1,091,296 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Richard Rogers is the 48th most popular architect (up from 58th in 2019), the 676th most popular biography from Italy (up from 732nd in 2019) and the 9th most popular Italian Architect.

Richard Rogers is most famous for designing the Centre Pompidou, a museum in Paris, France.

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Among architects, Richard Rogers ranks 48 out of 424Before him are Callicrates, Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola, Rem Koolhaas, Christopher Wren, François Mansart, and Arne Jacobsen. After him are Richard Meier, Michelozzo, Carlo Maderno, Kenzō Tange, Isidore of Miletus, and Álvaro Siza Vieira.

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Among people born in 1933, Richard Rogers ranks 30Before him are Krzysztof Penderecki, Heinrich Rohrer, Costa-Gavras, Elinor Ostrom, Arno Allan Penzias, and Wilbur Smith. After him are Kim Novak, Philip Zimbardo, Álvaro Siza Vieira, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stanley Milgram, and Steven Weinberg. Among people deceased in 2021, Richard Rogers ranks 25Before him are Marie, Princess of Liechtenstein, Bernie Madoff, Betty White, Aaron T. Beck, Nathalie Delon, and Wilbur Smith. After him are Sonny Chiba, Mohamed Hussein Tantawi, Lars Vilks, Donald Rumsfeld, Carlos Menem, and Anne Rice.

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Among people born in Italy, Richard Rogers ranks 676 out of 4,668Before him are Paul the Deacon (720), Vittorio Gassman (1922), Fra Bartolomeo (1472), Benozzo Gozzoli (1420), Teia (550), and Aulus Gellius (123). After him are Gregorio Allegri (1582), Pope Marcellinus (250), Margherita of Savoy (1851), Marcus Furius Camillus (-446), Britannicus (41), and William II of Sicily (1153).


Among architects born in Italy, Richard Rogers ranks 9Before him are Filippo Brunelleschi (1377), Donato Bramante (1443), Leon Battista Alberti (1404), Andrea Palladio (1508), Renzo Piano (1937), and Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola (1507). After him are Michelozzo (1396), Giacomo della Porta (1533), Aldo Rossi (1931), Arnolfo di Cambio (1240), Vincenzo Scamozzi (1548), and Sebastiano Serlio (1475).