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Sigfried Giedion

Born: 14-Apr-1888
Birthplace: Prague, Bohemia
Died: 10-Apr-1968
Location of death: Zurich, Switzerland
Cause of death: unspecified

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

Nationality: Switzerland
Executive summary: Space, Time and Architecture

Father: Johann Giedion
Mother: Bertha Jacobs
Wife: Carola Welcker
Daughter: Verena

    University: PhD Art History, University of Munich
    Professor: Graduate School of Design, Harvard University (1938-47)
    Professor: ETH Zurich (1947-51)
    Professor: Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Congrès International d'Architecture Moderne Secretary-General

Author of books:
Mechanization Takes Command: A Contribution to Anonymous History (1948, social studies)

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