Introduction
Jørn Oberg Utzon, , Hon. FAIA (Danish: [jɶɐ̯n ˈutsɒn]; 9 April 1918 – 29 November 2008) was a Danish architect, most notable for designing the Sydney Opera House in Australia. When it was declared a World Heritage Site on 28 June 2007, Utzon became only the second person to have received such recognition for one of his works during his lifetime, after Oscar Niemeyer. Other noteworthy works include Bagsværd Church near Copenhagen and the National Assembly Building in Kuwait. He also made important contributions to housing design, especially with his Kingo Houses near Helsingør.
Wikidata
Q180398
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Introduction
Danish architect.
Nationalities
Danish, Scandinavian
Gender
Male
Roles
Artist, Architect
Names
Jørn Utzon, Jørn Oberg Utzon, Joern Utzon, Jorn Utzon
Ulan
500001199
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