Charles Correa facts for kids
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|Birth date||1 September 1930|
|Birth place||Secunderabad, India|
|Date of death||16 June 2015(aged 84)|
|Place of death||Mumbai, India|
|Alma mater||University of Michigan|
|Buildings||Jawahar Kala Kendra, National Crafts Museum, Bharat Bhavan|
|Awards||Padma Shri, Padma Vibhushan|
He was awarded the Padma Shri in 1972, and second highest civilian honour, the Padma Vibhushan in 2006, given by Government of India. He was also awarded the 1984 Royal Gold Medal for architecture, by the Royal Institute of British Architects.
Correa died at his home in Mumbai after a brief illness at the age of 84.
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