Max Fabiani

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Birthday
29, 1865
Birthplace
Kobdilj, Slovenia
Death Date
Aug 18, 1962 (97)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
29, 1865
Birthplace
Kobdilj, Slovenia
Death Date
Aug 18, 1962 (97)

About

Popularized Viennese, secession-style building designs in his native Slovenia. He was the mastermind behind the urban plan for Ljubljana, the Carniolan capital.

Before Fame

He graduated from the Vienna University of Technology in 1889. Upon graduation, he traveled throughout Asia and Europe on a scholarship for three years.

Trivia

He designed more than 20 notable landmarks, including three palaces.

Family Life

His wealthy family was residing in Stanjel when he was born. His father, Antonio Fabiani, was of Bergamasque descent, while his mother, Charlotte von Kofler, was of Tyrolean descent.

Associated With

He and fellow architect Joze Plecnik were both born in Slovenia.