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Pier Luigi Nervi

Pier Luigi NerviBorn: 21-Jun-1891
Birthplace: Sondrio, Lombardy, Italy
Died: 9-Jan-1979
Location of death: Rome, Italy
Cause of death: Heart Failure

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Architect

Nationality: Italy
Executive summary: Experimented with reinforced concrete

Military service: Italian Army (1915-18)

Wife: Irene Calosi (m. 27-Apr-1924, four sons)
Son: Antonio
Son: Mario
Son: Carlo
Son: Vittorio

    University: Architecture, University of Bologna (1913)
    Professor: Engineering, University of Rome (1946-61)

Author of books:
Structures (1956)
The Works of Pier Luigi Nervi (1957)
Aesthetics and Technology in Building (1965)

Selected edifices:
Palazetto dello Sport (1960, Rome, Italy )
Paul VI Audience Hall (1971, Vatican City)

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