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26/04/1822 Landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted is born


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Olmsted was born in Hartford, Connecticut, US. In his early years, sumac poisoning weakening his eyes, ruining his college plans. He had a significant journalism career, followed by a more important career as a landscape architect. Thank this, he is by many considered the father of American landscape architecture.
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