Most influential industrial architect of his day; known as the architect of Detroit. Pioneered the use of reinforced concrete in lieu of wood in walls, roofs, and supports. He applied this vision to the factory for the Packard Motor Car Company in 1903.
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|FULL NAME:||Albert Kahn|
|BIRTH DATE:||March 21, 1869|
|AGE:||151 years old|
Albert Kahn is a Architect. His father, Joseph, was a rabbi, while his mother, Rosalie, specialized in the creative musical arts. They moved to Detroit when he was 11. He worked for Mason and Rice while he was in his teens, then was awarded a scholarship to study in Europe for a year. In Europe, he became friends with Henry Bacon, future designer of the Lincoln Memorial.
DID YOU KNOW He designed much of the University of Michigan, as well as the Ford plant where construction of the Model T was finished.
FACT His work on the Packard plant caught the eye of Henry Ford, who became a regular client.
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Currently, Albert Kahn is 151 years old. He will celebrate his 152nd birthday on a Sunday, March 21st. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Albert Kahn’s zodiac sign is Aries. According to astrologers, Aries’ life pursuit is the thrill of the moment and a secret desire to lead the way for others. People of this zodiac sign like taking on leadership roles, physical challenges, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that does not use one’s talents. The strengths of this sign are: courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, honest, passionate, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries are Libra and Leo.
Albert Kahn was born in the Year of the Serpent. Snakes are a symbol of wisdom and wit, often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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