Tony Garnier

1869 - 1948

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This article is for the architect. For the musician see, Tony Garnier (musician).Tony Garnier (August 13, 1869 in Lyon – January 19, 1948 in Roquefort-la-Bédoule, France) was a noted architect and city planner. He was most active in his hometown of Lyon. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tony Garnier has received more than 5,515 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Tony Garnier is the 152nd most popular architect (up from 189th in 2019), the 1,684th most popular biography from France (up from 1,938th in 2019) and the 20th most popular French Architect.

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Among architects, Tony Garnier ranks 152 out of 424Before him are Ettore Sottsass, Paulo Mendes da Rocha, Theophil Hansen, Lina Bo Bardi, Josep Puig i Cadafalch, and Michele Sanmicheli. After him are Alonzo Cano, Charlotte Perriand, Ricardo Bofill, Carlo Fontana, Georg Wenzeslaus von Knobelsdorff, and Aino Aalto.

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Among people born in 1869, Tony Garnier ranks 46Before him are Gaetano Bresci, Grand Duke Alexander Alexandrovich of Russia, Hovhannes Tumanyan, Pyotr Krasnov, Giulio Douhet, and Élie Cartan. After him are Prince Philippe, Duke of Orléans, Richard Abegg, Liane de Pougy, Vasily Bartold, Hans Pfitzner, and Grand Duke Sergei Mikhailovich of Russia. Among people deceased in 1948, Tony Garnier ranks 54Before him are Egon Kisch, Prince Adalbert of Prussia, Hans Aumeier, Edgar de Wahl, Kenji Doihara, and Kōki Hirota. After him are Unity Mitford, Viktor Brack, Archduke Wilhelm of Austria, Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari, Béla Miklós, and Seishirō Itagaki.

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In France

Among people born in France, Tony Garnier ranks 1,684 out of 5,234Before him are Bernard Courtois (1777), Louis Henri, Prince of Condé (1756), Anne Gonzaga (1616), John of Matha (1150), Otto Meissner (1880), and Pierre-Paul Prud'hon (1758). After him are Dominique Venner (1935), Joseph Joubert (1754), Germaine Dulac (1882), Jules Chéret (1836), Raymonde de Laroche (1882), and Jean-Baptiste Charles Bouvet de Lozier (1705).

Among ARCHITECTS In France

Among architects born in France, Tony Garnier ranks 20Before him are Étienne-Louis Boullée (1728), Lúcio Costa (1902), Ange-Jacques Gabriel (1698), Pierre Lescot (1515), Jacques-Germain Soufflot (1713), and Philibert de l'Orme (1514). After him are Charlotte Perriand (1903), Paul Abadie (1812), Jacques-François Blondel (1705), Jean Chalgrin (1739), Henri Labrouste (1801), and François Blondel (1618).