El Lissitzky

El Lissitzky bio

Birth Name: El Lissitzky

Occupation: Architect

Place Of Birth: Russia

Date Of Birth: November 23, 1890

Date Of Death: December 30, 1941

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Russian

El Lissitzky was born on the 23rd of November, 1890. He was known for being a Architect. Avant-garde artist, designer, photographer, typographer, polemicist, and architect who designed propaganda for the Soviet Union. He had a powerful impact on Bauhaus and constructivist design and pioneered several of the elements that would comprise 20th-century graphic design. Believed in goal-oriented creation.

El Lissitzky was born in Russia. He sought to bring Jewish culture to Russia through a series of Yiddish children’s books, his first attempt at book design. He studied architectural engineering in Germany at a Technische Hochschule in Darmstadt and later at the Polytechnic Institute of Riga. He began experimenting with horizontal skyscrapers in 1923 as part of his proposal for the Boulevard Ring in Moscow.

El Lissitzky was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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El Lissitzky was born in 1890s.

El Lissitzky is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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El Lissitzky’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on El Lissitzky’s parents.

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Personal Life

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El Lissitzky was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: El Lissitzky
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: El Lissitzky was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: El Lissitzky was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: El Lissitzky had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

El Lissitzky’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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