Garnier, Tony

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Portrait of Tony Garnier (click to view image source)
Tony Garnier
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Garnier, Tony Gender: M
born on 13 August 1869 at 10:00 (= 10:00 AM )
Place Lyon, France, 45n45, 4e51
Timezone LMT m4e51 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 20°37' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 05°59 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 16°28'


French architect and urban planner who, at the turn of the century, designed a city of the future. Despite the lack of support or approval by his teachers, he calculated industrial growth with attention to transportation, sewer systems, low cost housing and materials. As he matured in his field and became City Architect of Lyon, Garnier eventually succeeded in putting many of his theories into practice.

He died in 1/19/1948 in Roquefort-la-Bedoule, France.

Tony Garnier is not to related to the architect Charles Garnier, the designer of the Paris opera, 1825 - 1898.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

B.C. in hand from Steinbrecher


  • Vocation : Building Trades : Architect/ Planner (Architect)
  • Notable : Book Collection : Culture Collection