Richard Rogers

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Richard George Rogers, Baron Rogers of Riverside (born 23 July 1933) is an Italian-British architect noted for his modernist and functionalist designs in high-tech architecture. Rogers is 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. He is a winner of the RIBA Gold Medal, the Thomas Jefferson Medal, the RIBA Stirling Prize, the Minerva Medal and Pritzker Prize. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Rogers has received more than 670,052 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Richard Rogers is the 58th most popular architect, the 732nd most popular biography from Italy (down from 707th in 2019) and the 11th 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 58 out of 424Before him are Giacomo della Porta, Richard Meier, Kenzō Tange, Isidore of Miletus, Philip Johnson, and François Mansart. After him are Álvaro Siza Vieira, Aldo Rossi, Robert Venturi, Bruno Taut, Louis Le Vau, and Erich Mendelsohn.

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Among people born in 1933, Richard Rogers ranks 27Before him are Susan Sontag, Arno Allan Penzias, Elinor Ostrom, Costa-Gavras, Corazon Aquino, and Oliver Sacks. After him are Bernardo Provenzano, Gene Wilder, Paul Biya, Álvaro Siza Vieira, John Barry, and Heinrich Rohrer.

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Among people born in Italy, Richard Rogers ranks 732 out of 4,088Before him are Arrigo Sacchi (1946), Peter Lombard (1096), Charles Albert of Sardinia (1798), Angela Merici (1474), Giovanni Agnelli (1866), and William II of Sicily (1153). After him are Bernardo Provenzano (1933), Desiderius (710), Louise of Orléans (1812), Persius (34), Rosso Fiorentino (1494), and Maria Luisa of Spain (1745).


Among architects born in Italy, Richard Rogers ranks 11Before him are Donato Bramante (1443), Leon Battista Alberti (1404), Renzo Piano (1937), Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola (1507), Michelozzo (1396), and Giacomo della Porta (1533). After him are Aldo Rossi (1931), Arnolfo di Cambio (1240), Vincenzo Scamozzi (1548), Giuliano da Sangallo (1445), Johann Lukas von Hildebrandt (1668), and Guarino Guarini (1624).