Le Corbusier Biography

Charles-Édouard Jeanneret-Gris, who was better known as Le Corbusier, was a Swiss-French architect, designer, painter, urban planner, writer, and one of the pioneers of what is now called modern architecture. He was born in Switzerland and became a French citizen in 1930. His career spanned five decades, with his buildings constructed throughout Europe, India, and America.

Dedicated to providing better living conditions for the residents of crowded cities, Le Corbusier was influential in urban planning, and was a founding member of the Congrès International d'Architecture Moderne. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Le Corbusier
Nationality:
France
Profession:
Architect, Visual Artist, Urban planner, Designer, Writer
Religion:
Atheism
Date of Birth:
October 6, 1887
Astrological Sign:
Libra
Date of Death:
August 27, 1965
Age at Death:
77
Cause of Death:
Drowning
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