Peter Smithson bio

Birth Name: Peter Smithson

Occupation: Architect

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: September 18, 1923

Date Of Death: March 3, 2003

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Peter Smithson was born on the 18th of September, 1923. He was popular for being a Architect. Architect who established a practice with his wife, Alison Smithson, in 1950 and was associated with New Brutalism. He and his wife helped popularize the streets-in-the-sky design.

Peter Smithson was born in England. He studied architecture at Durham University and worked for the London County Council. He and his wife gained early recognition for the Hunstanton School project, which employed variations on Ludwig Mies van der Rohe ‘s techniques. He and Alison designed the Garden Building at St. Hilda’s College, Oxford.

Peter Smithson was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Peter Smithson 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.

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

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Personal Life

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Peter Smithson was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Peter Smithson
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Peter Smithson was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Peter Smithson was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Peter Smithson had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Peter Smithson’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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