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Montreal's Olympic Stadium
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The Montreal Olympic Velodrome (1976)

Roger Taillibert (21 January 1926 – 3 October 2019) was a French architect, active as a designer from about 1963 to 1987.

Taillibert was notable for designing the Parc des Princes in Paris and the Olympic Stadium in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.


Taillibert was born in Châtres-sur-Cher. He was honored by the French government as commander of the Légion d'Honneur, commander of the Ordre National du Mérite, commander of the Ordre des Palmes Académiques and commander of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.


  • sports facilities in Chamonix France
  • Parc des Princes in Paris
  • Stadium Lille-Metropole in Lille
  • Olympic Stadium in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Olympic Velodrome, Montreal (now called the Montreal Biodome)
  • Olympic Pool (Montreal)
  • ASPIRE Academy, Qatar
  • Officer's Club - Abu Dhabi, UAE, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Luxembourg's National Sports and Culture Centre d'Coque, better known simply as d'Coque

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