Geoffrey Bawa bio

Birth Name: Geoffrey Bawa

Occupation: Architect

Place Of Birth: Sri Lanka

Date Of Birth: July 23, 1919

Date Of Death: May 27, 2003

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Sri Lankan

Geoffrey Bawa was born on the 23rd of July, 1919. He was best known for being a Architect. The most famous of Sri Lankan architects and one of Asia’s most revered architects; pioneered tropical modernism and constructed houses, hotels, schools, clubs, offices, and government buildings throughout his career.

Geoffrey Bawa was born in Sri Lanka. He attended Royal College, Colombo, then St. Catharine’s College, Cambridge, where he was an English and Law student. He then read law in London at Middle Temple before becoming a Barrister in 1944. He designed the Sri Lankan Parliament Building; his work could also be found in India, Indonesia, Mauritius, Japan, Pakistan, Fiji, Egypt, and Singapore.

Geoffrey Bawa was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Geoffrey Bawa kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Geoffrey Bawa was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Geoffrey Bawa
NICKNAME: Geoffrey
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Geoffrey Bawa was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Geoffrey Bawa was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Geoffrey Bawa had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Geoffrey Bawa’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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