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|Sir Basil Urwin Spence|
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|Name||Sir Basil Urwin Spence|
|Birth date||13 August 1907|
|Birth place||Bombay, India|
|Date of death||19 November 1976(aged 69)|
|Place of death||Yaxley, Suffolk, England, UK|
|Alma mater||Edinburgh College of Art|
Hyde Park Barracks
New Zealand parliament extension
Sir Basil Urwin Spence, OM OBE RA (13 August 1907 – 19 November 1976) was a Scottish architect, most notably associated with Coventry Cathedral in England and the Beehive in New Zealand, but also responsible for numerous other buildings in the Modernist/Brutalist style.
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