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List of urban planners chronological by initial year of plan.

Centuries: 5th century BC - 4th century BC - 3rd century BC Decades: 380s BC 370s BC 360s BC 350s BC 340s BC - 330s BC - 320s BC 310s BC 300s BC 290s BC 280s BC 337 BC 336 BC 335 BC 334 BC 333 BC - 332 BC - 331 BC 329 BC 328... This article needs to be updated. ... Centuries: 6th century BC - 5th century BC - 4th century BC Decades: 450s BC 440s BC 430s BC 420s BC 410s BC - 400s BC - 390s BC 380s BC 370s BC 360s BC 350s BC Years: 413 BC 412 BC 411 BC 410 BC 409 BC - 408 BC - 407 BC 406 BC... Hippodamus of Miletus (sometimes also called Hippodamos), was a Greek architect of the 5th century BC. It was he who introduced order and regularity into the planning of cities, in place of the previous intricacy and confusion. ... Piraeus, or Peiraeus (Modern Greek: Πειραιά(ς) Pireá(s), Ancient Greek / Katharevousa: Πειραιεύς Pireéfs) is a city in the prefecture of Attica, Greece, located south of Athens. ... Rhodes, Greek Ρόδος (pron. ... Events September 2 - Great Fire of London: A large fire breaks out in London in the house of Charles IIs baker on Pudding Lane near London Bridge. ... Christopher Wren by Godfrey Kneller, 1711. ... London is the capital city of the United Kingdom and of England and is the most populous city in the European Union. ... Events March 11 – Chelsea hospital for soldiers is founded in England May 6 - Louis XIV of France moves his court to Versailles. ... William Penn William Penn (October 14, 1644–July 30, 1718) founded the Province of Pennsylvania, the British North American colony that became the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Philadelphia is a village located in Jefferson County, New York. ... 1791 (MDCCXCI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 11-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Pierre Charles LEnfant Pierre Charles LEnfant (2 August 1754, Paris, France, – 14 June 1825, Prince Georges County, Maryland) was a French-born American architect and urban planner. ... Benjamin Banneker cartoon by Charles Alston, 1943. ... Andrew Ellicott on a miniature portrait from 1799. ... Aerial photo (looking NW) of the Washington Monument and the White House in Washington, DC. Washington, D.C., officially the District of Columbia (also known as D.C.; Washington; the Nations Capital; the District; and, historically, the Federal City) is the capital city and administrative district of the United... 1805 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Augustus Brevoort Woodward (born Elias Brevoort Woodward November 1774, died July 12, 1827) was the first Chief Justice of the Michigan Territory. ... Nickname: Motor City, Motown, Hockey Town Motto: Speramus Meliora; Resurget Cineribus (Latin for, We Hope For Better Things; It Shall Rise From the Ashes) Official website: www. ... 1853 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Georges-Eugène, Baron Haussmann (March 27, 1809 – January 11, 1891) was a French civic planner whose name is associated with the rebuilding of Paris. ... The Eiffel Tower, the international symbol of the city, with the skyscrapers of La Défense business district 5 km/ 3 mi behind. ... 1859 (MDCCCLIX) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar). ... Ildefons Cerdà i Sunyer (in Catalan) or Ildefonso Cerdá y Suñer (in Spanish) (December 23, 1815 - August 21, 1876) was the progressive Catalan urban planner who designed the 19th-century extension of Barcelona called the Eixample (in Catalan) or Ensanche (in Spanish). ... The Eixample (Catalan for extension; Castilian, Ensanche) is a district of Barcelona between the old city (Ciutat Vella) and what were once surrounding small towns (Sants, Gràcia, Sant Andreu etc. ... Barcelona is the capital city of Catalonia, an autonomous community in Spain. ... 1880 (MDCCCLXXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... La Plata is the capital city of the Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina. ... 1882 (MDCCCLXXXII) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Madrid is the capital and the largest city in Spain, as well as in the province and the autonomous community of the same name. ... 1898 (MDCCCXCVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Ebenezer Howard (1850 - 1928) was a prominent British urban planner. ... The Garden city movement was founded by Sir Ebenezer Howard in England in 1898 as an approach to urban planning. ... 1901 (MCMI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Charles Follen McKim, portrait by Frances Benjamin Johnston. ... Aerial photo (looking NW) of the Washington Monument and the White House in Washington, DC. Washington, D.C., officially the District of Columbia (also known as D.C.; Washington; the Nations Capital; the District; and, historically, the Federal City) is the capital city and administrative district of the United... 1909 (MCMIX) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Daniel H. Burnham. ... Nickname: The Windy City Motto: Urbs In Horto (Latin: City in a Garden), I Will Official website: http://egov. ... 1912 (MCMXII) was a leap year starting on Monday in the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Tuesday in the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Walter Burley Griffin and his wife Marion Mahony Griffin, in Sydney in 1930 Walter Burley Griffin (November 24, 1876 - February 11, 1937), American architect and landscape architect. ... For other uses, see Canberra (disambiguation). ... 1924 (MCMXXIV) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Andrew Randall Cobb (1876- 1943) was an architect and urban planner. ... Thomas Adams (1871-1940) was a pioneer of urban planning. ... Corner Brook[1] is a city located in the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador, located on the Humber River. ... 1924 (MCMXXIV) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Clarence Stein (1882 - 1975) was a U.S. architect and city planner. ... Sunnyside is a neighborhood in western Queens. ... 1925 (MCMXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... Ernst May (July 27, 1886, Frankfurt am Main—September 11, 1970, Hamburg) was a German architect and city planner. ... Frankfurt am Main [ˈfraŋkfʊrt] is the largest city in the German state of Hessen and the fifth largest city of Germany. ... 1927 (MCMXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... Bruno Julius Florian Taut (May 4, 1880, Konigsberg, Germany - December 24, 1938, Istanbul), was a prolific German architect, urban planner and author active in the Weimar period. ... This article is about the capital city of Germany. ... 1928 (MCMXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Map of Radburn, New Jersey Radburn is an unincorporated new town in Fair Lawn, New Jersey, which was founded in 1929 as a town for the motor age. ... 1930 (MCMXXX) is a common year starting on Wednesday. ... Robert Moses (1888–1981) Robert Moses (December 18, 1888 – July 29, 1981) was the master builder of 20th century New York City and its suburbs. ... Blight often stands side-by-side with new structures during urban renewal efforts. ... Nickname: The Big Apple, The Capital of the World Official website: City of New York Government Counties (Boroughs) Bronx (The Bronx) New York (Manhattan) Queens (Queens) Kings (Brooklyn) Richmond (Staten Island) Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) Geographical characteristics Area Total 468. ... 1930 (MCMXXX) is a common year starting on Wednesday. ... Ernst May (July 27, 1886, Frankfurt am Main—September 11, 1970, Hamburg) was a German architect and city planner. ... A steel production facility in Magnitogorsk in the 1930s Magnitogorsk Magnitogorsk (Russian: ) is a mining and industrial city by the Ural River in Chelyabinsk Oblast, Russia, with one of the largest iron and steel works in the country. ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Frank Lloyd Wright Frank Lloyd Wright (June 8, 1867 – April 9, 1959) was one of the most prominent and influential architects of the first half of the 20th century. ... Broadacre City was an urban or suburban development concept proposed by Frank Lloyd Wright late in his life. ... 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Charles-Edouard Jeanneret, Le Corbusier (October 6, 1887–August 27, 1965) was a Swiss architect famous for his contributions to what is now called modernism, or the International Style. ... Chandigarh is a city in India that serves as the capital of two states: Punjab and Haryana. ... 1952 (MCMLII) was a Leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Don Mills is a new town and neighbourhood in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. ... 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Lucio Costa was a Brazilian architect and urban planner born in 1902 in Toulon, France. ... Brasília from space, November 1990 Niemeyers Cathedral Brasília is the capital city of Brazil. ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... William (Bill) Leonard Pereira, b. ... Official website: http://www. ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... Konstantinos Apostolos Doxiadis (1913 - 1975) was a significant Greek architect. ... Islamabad (Urdu: اسلام آباد, abode of Islam), is the capital city of Pakistan, and is located in the Potohar Plateau in the northwest of the country. ... 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1963 calendar). ... Rouse on the August 24, 1981 cover of TIME. James Wilson Rouse (April 26, 1914 - April 9, 1996) was a pioneering real estate developer civic activist, and later, free enterprise-based philanthropist. ... The People Tree statue has become a symbol of Columbia, Maryland. ... For the Nintendo 64 emulator, see 1964 (Emulator). ... Robert E. Simon, Jr. ... Reston is an internationally known new town and planned community. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1970 calendar). ... Paolo Soleri (Born in Turin, Italy on June 21, 1919) was awarded his Ph. ... Arcosanti is an experimental town that is being built in central Arizona, 70 miles (110 km) outside of Phoenix. ... Official language(s) None Capital Largest city Phoenix Phoenix Area  Ranked 6th  - Total 113,998 sq mi  (295,254 km²)  - Width 310 miles (500 km)  - Length 400 miles (645 km)  - % water 0. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1970 calendar). ... William (Bill) Leonard Pereira, b. ... Ian McHarg Ian L. McHarg (1920-2001) was a landscape architect and the founder of the Department of Landscape Architecture at the University of Pennsylvania. ... The Woodlands is a census-designated place (CDP) and master-planned community located in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of Houston within Montgomery County, Texas. ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1971 calendar). ... Gandhinagar is the capital of Gujarat State, India. ... Gujarat (Gujarati: , Hindi: ,, IPA ; also spelled Gujrat and sometimes Gujarath). ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ... Moshe Safdie, CC, B.Arch, LL.D. , F.R.A.I.C., FAIA (born July 14, 1938) is an architect and urban designer. ... A view of the Baltimore skyline from above. ... 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Andr s Duany (born September 7, 1949) is a American architect and urban planner. ... Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk was born in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania on December 10, 1950. ... Seaside, Florida is an unincorporated master-planned community on the Florida panhandle roughly midway between Fort Walton Beach, Florida and Panama City, Florida. ... This article is about the year. ... Peter Calthorpe has been named one of twenty five innovators on the cutting edge by Newsweek magazine for his work redefining the models of urban and suburban growth in America. ... Laguna West-Lakeside was a census-designated place, however, the area was annexed by the city of Elk Grove in Sacramento County, California. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... Vladimir A. Arana it was born in Bellavista, Callao, Peru. ... Chorrillos, which gets its name from the constant trickle of water, is a district of Lima, Peru. ... Lima is the capital and largest city in Peru, as well as the capital of Lima Province. ...

See also

The Garden city movement was founded by Sir Ebenezer Howard in England in 1898 as an approach to urban planning. ... List of urban theorists, in alphabetical order: Christopher Alexander Donald Appleyard Manuel Castells Richard Florida Joel Garreau Sir Peter Hall Jane Jacobs Kevin Lynch Lewis Mumford Witold Rybczynski Richard Sennett See also List of urban planners List of planned communities New town Urban design Urban economics Urban planner Urban planning... This is a list of planned cities (sometimes known as planned communities or new towns) by country. ... A new town, planned community or planned city is a city, town, or community that was designed from scratch, and grew up more or less following the plan. ... This article needs cleanup. ... Urban planners work with local governments to formulate plans for the short- and long-term growth and renewal of urban and suburban communities. ... Urban planning is concerned with the ordering and design of settlements, from the smallest towns to the worlds largest cities. ...

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