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FULLER, Buckminster

Born: 1895 07 12
Died: 1983 07 01

Architect


Born in Milton, Massachusetts on July 12, 1895, Buckminster Fuller was a renowned 20th century inventor and visionary, who dedicated his life to making the world work for all of humanity.

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He visited South Africa in 1958 at the invitation of Paul CONNELL and, together with students, carried out a geodesic research project inspired by the indigenous Zulu indlu or beehive hut.

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Chapters in books citing FULLER

Applewhite, EJ. FULLER, R. BUCKMINSTER: in 1982. Macmillan encyclopedia of architects (Volume 2 of 4): pp 125

Books citing FULLER

Emanuel, Muriel. 1980. Contemporary architects. London: Macmillan. pp 269-270