Legorreta, Ricardo

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Legorreta, Ricardo Gender: M
Ricardo Estanislao de Jesús Legorreta Vilchis
born on 7 May 1931 at 00:30 (= 12:30 AM )
Place Mexico City, Mexico, 19n24, 99w09
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 15°44' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 20°00 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 03°02'


Mexican architect, a prolific designer of private houses, public buildings and master plans in Mexico, the United States of America and some other countries.

He was awarded the prestigious UIA Gold Medal in 1999, the AIA Gold Medal in 2000, and the Praemium Imperiale in 2011.

Ricardo Legorreta died on 30 December 2011, aged 80.

Link to Wikipedia biography



  • Work : Prize 1999 (UIA Gold Medal)
  • Work : Prize 2000 (AIA Gold Medal)
  • Work : Prize 2011 (Praemium Imperiale)

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry from Distrito Federal archives.


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 80)
  • Vocation : Building Trades : Architect/ Planner
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award