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Romaldo Giurgola

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Romaldo "Aldo" Giurgola AO (2 September 1920 – 16 May 2016) was an Italian-Australian academic, architect, professor and author. Giurgola was born in Rome. He was a partner in the Philadelphia firm Mitchell/Giurgola Architects from 1958 until his death in 2016. He became an Australian citizen in 2000. He was known for designing the Parliament House in Canberra.[1]

Giurgola died in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory on 16 May 2016, at the age of 95.[2]

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  1. "Romaldo Giurgola". architecturemedia. Feb 2006. Archived from the original on 2009-10-06. Retrieved 2010-03-19.
  2. Parliament House architect Romaldo Giurgiola dies