Thomas Andrews

1873 - 1912

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Thomas Andrews Jr. (7 February 1873 – 15 April 1912) was a British businessman and shipbuilder. He was managing director and head of the drafting department of the shipbuilding company Harland and Wolff in Belfast, Ireland. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Andrews has received more than 1,315,257 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Thomas Andrews is the 8th most popular designer, the 295th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 292nd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular British Designer.

Thomas Andrews was most famous for being the architect of the Titanic.

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Among designers, Thomas Andrews ranks 8 out of 87Before him are Antonio Stradivari, Ferdinand Porsche, Giorgio Armani, Peter Carl Fabergé, Gianni Versace, and William Morris. After him are Gerrit Rietveld, László Moholy-Nagy, Aldus Manutius, Michael Thonet, Georg Elser, and Paco Rabanne.

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Among people born in 1873, Thomas Andrews ranks 8Before him are Thérèse of Lisieux, Enrico Caruso, Colette, Konstantin von Neurath, Jules Rimet, and Alexis Carrel. After him are Johannes V. Jensen, Henri Barbusse, Karl Schwarzschild, Alfred Jarry, Luigi Lucheni, and Spyridon Louis. Among people deceased in 1912, Thomas Andrews ranks 9Before him are August Strindberg, Bram Stoker, Edward Smith, Jules Massenet, Karl May, and Frederick VIII of Denmark. After him are Frédéric Passy, Joseph Lister, Gerhard Armauer Hansen, Robert Falcon Scott, Lawrence Alma-Tadema, and William McMaster Murdoch.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Thomas Andrews ranks 295 out of 6,924Before him are Brian Jones (1942), Alfred North Whitehead (1861), David Lloyd George (1863), Beatrix Potter (1866), Mary of Teck (1867), and Caroline Matilda of Great Britain (1751). After him are Calico Jack (1682), Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall (1947), Oswald Mosley (1896), Jane Goodall (1934), Richard Trevithick (1771), and Jacqueline Bisset (1944).

Among DESIGNERS In United Kingdom

Among designers born in United Kingdom, Thomas Andrews ranks 2Before him are William Morris (1834). After him are Thomas Chippendale (1718), Charles Rennie Mackintosh (1868), Alexander McQueen (1969), Josiah Wedgwood (1730), Beau Brummell (1778), John Baskerville (1706), Laura Ashley (1925), Storm Thorgerson (1944), Yvonne Blake (1940), and Jony Ive (1967).