Vladimir Shukhov

Vladimir Shukhov bio

Birth Name: Vladimir Shukhov

Occupation: Architect

Place Of Birth: Russia

Date Of Birth: August 28, 1853

Date Of Death: February 2, 1939

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Russian

Vladimir Shukhov was born on the 28th of August, 1853. He was known for being a Architect. Engineer-polymath and scientist who was known for his designs of lightweight towers and roofs, such as Moscow’s Shukhov Tower. Paved the way for such structural-engineering breakthroughs as the first hyperboloid structures, diagrid shell structures, tensile structures, gridshell structures, oil reservoirs, pipelines, boilers, ships, and barges.

Vladimir Shukhov was born in Russia. He graduated from the Imperial Moscow Technical School in 1876. He was taught at Imperial by such notables as Pafnuty Chebyshev, Aleksey Letnikov, and Nikolay Zhukovsky. He patented the Shukhov cracking process, a thermal cracking process important to the petrochemical industry.

Vladimir Shukhov was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Vladimir Shukhov was born in 1850s.

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

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Personal Life

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Vladimir Shukhov was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Vladimir Shukhov
NICKNAME: Vladimir
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Vladimir Shukhov 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: Vladimir Shukhov was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Vladimir Shukhov 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.

Vladimir Shukhov’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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