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27/03/1886 Architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe is born

Mies was born in Aachen, Germany. He worked at several local design firms, before moving to Berlin. He became an apprentice at an architectural studio, where he spent 4 years. He was recognized for his talent and even with the lack of formal education, began designing upper-class homes, eventually becoming an accomplished architect.

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