Prolific architect who designed more than 100 churches, residences, and commercial buildings. He designed the Midland Center for the Arts and the Grace A. Dow Library in his Michigan hometown.
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|FULL NAME:||Alden B. Dow|
|BIRTH DATE:||April 10, 1904|
|AGE:||116 years old|
Alden B. Dow is a Architect. His father, Herbert Henry Dow, started his eponymous chemical company, Dow Chemical Company. He and Vada Bennett, daughter of Dow Chemical employee Earl Bennett, were married in 1931. They had three children together: Michale Lloyd, Mary Lloyd, and Barbara Alden. He studied engineering with the expectation he’d join the family business, but then turned to architecture instead after three years, transferring to Columbia University. He graduated in 1931.
DID YOU KNOW He designed a company town for 5,000 Dow Chemical employees just west of Freeport, Texas, which was notable for its lack of straight streets.
FACT He was an apprentice to the famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright .
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Currently, Alden B. Dow is 116 years old. He will celebrate his 117th birthday on a Sunday, April 10th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Alden B. Dow’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.
Alden B. Dow was born in the Year of the Dragon. The dragon is a powerful sign. People born under this year are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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