Known as the father of modern architecture in Japan; refined the use of concrete for texture and structure. He was named honorary consul for the Czechoslovak Republic even after becoming a naturalized American citizen in 1916.
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|FULL NAME:||Antonin Raymond|
|BIRTH DATE:||May 10, 1888|
|AGE:||132 years old|
Antonin Raymond is a Architect. He was forced to relocate to Prague in 1905 after his father’s shop went into bankruptcy and his mother suddenly died. He married his wife and business partner, Noemi Pernessin, in 1914. He studied with Josef Schultz and Jan Koula at the Czech Polytechnic Institute, followed by training at Trieste. He then was employed for three years with Cass Gilbert, during which time he participated in the construction of the Woolworth Building and Brooklyn’s Austin, Nichols and Company Warehouse. He served in the U.S. Army in the American Expeditionary Force during World War I.
DID YOU KNOW He received the Third Order of Merit of the Rising Sun by Emperor Hirohito.
FACT He worked for Frank Lloyd Wright, most notably on Japan’s Imperial Hotel.
Currently, Antonin Raymond is 132 years old. He will celebrate his 133rd birthday on a Thursday, May 10th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Antonin Raymond’s zodiac sign is Taurus. According to astrologers, Taurus’ life pursuit is emotional and financial security and a secret desire to have a secure, happy and wealthy life/marriage. People of this zodiac sign like gardening, cooking, music, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity of any kind. The strengths of this sign are: reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive, uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.
Antonin Raymond was born in the Year of the Rat. People born in this year are clever and charming. They’re curious, but sometimes too motivated by money. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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