James Stirling bio

Birth Name: James Frazer Stirling

Occupation: Architect

Place Of Birth: Glasgow

Date Of Birth: April22, 1926

Date Of Death: June 25, 1992

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Scottish

James Stirling was born on the 22nd of April, 1926. He was famous for being a Architect. Known for his work at universities such as Oxford, Cambridge, and Harvard. Considered to be one of the greatest architects of the latter 20th century and was known for drawing from all of architectural history, whether it was ancient Rome or the Baroque era, for his work.

James Stirling was born in Glasgow. He fought in World War II before studying architecture at the University of Liverpool. He was first a member of the Black Watch, then the Parachute Regiment, which took him behind German enemy lines prior to D-Day. He and the famed Colin Rowe were classmates at Liverpool. His name adorned the Stirling Prize for architecture after 1996.

James Stirling was a Taurus and was born in the Silent Generation.

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James Stirling was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

James Frazer Stirling is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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James Stirling was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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REAL NAME:James Frazer Stirling
NICKNAME:Sir James Frazer Stirling
AGE GENERATION:Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY:Thursday
DEATH DAY:Thursday



Zodiac Sign: James Stirling was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: James Stirling was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: James Stirling had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

James Stirling’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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