Raymond Hood

Raymond Hood bio

Birth Name: Raymond Hood

Occupation: Architect

Place Of Birth: Rhode Island

Date Of Birth: March 29, 1881

Date Of Death: August 14, 1934

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Raymond Hood was born on the 29th of March, 1881. He was famous for being a Architect. Chief designer of New York City’s Rockefeller Center; known for his work with Art Deco. He never called himself an artist, as utility, not beauty, was his chief concern.

Raymond Hood was born in Rhode Island. He attended Brown University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. His career took off after he won a contest to design the new Chicago Tribune building when he was 41. He was also known for his work on the American Radiator Building, Myrtle Beach’s Ocean Forest Country Club, the New York Daily News Building, and the McGraw-Hill Building.

Raymond Hood was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Raymond Hood was born in 1880s.

Raymond Hood 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".


Raymond’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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

Raymond Hood was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Raymond Hood
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Raymond Hood was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Raymond Hood was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Raymond Hood had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Raymond Hood’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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