Frank Lloyd Wright

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Frank Lloyd Wright is Born

June 8, 1867

Begins Homeschooling

1876 - 1883

Takes a part-time Job as a Draftsman

1885 - 1886

Attends the University of Wisconsin

1886 - 1889

Marries Catherine Lee Tobin

1889 - 1922

Robert Llewellyn Wright is Born

1903

The Taliesin is set on fire, Wright begins to rebuild immediately

1914

Wrights Mother Dies

1923

Has to rebuild the Taliesin for a second time

1925

Wrights daughter Iovanna is Born

1925

Wright begins his Autobiography

1926

Arrested for violating the Mann-Act

1926

Wright marries Olgivanna

1928

Wright Publishes Autobiography

1932

Founds the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation

1940

Stepdaughter Svetlana Dies

September 30, 1946

Awarded a citation and Brown Medal from the Franklin Institute

1954

Frank Lloyd Wright Dies, just 6 months before the Guggenheim opened

April 9, 1959

Buildings

Robie house is Constructed

1908 - 1909

Begins to Build the Taliesin

1911

Fallingwater is being Built

1936 - 1939

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Art Museum is being Built

1943 - 1959

Beth Sholom Synagogue

1954 - 1956