Gustave Eiffel

French civil engineer and architect

Alexandre Gustave Eiffel (December 15, 1832 – December 27, 1923; French pronunciation: ​[efɛl], English: /ˈaɪfəl/) was a French structural engineer and architect. He is known for designing the Eiffel Tower. He also designed the armature (supporting framework) for the Statue of Liberty, New York Harbor, United States.

Alexandre Gustave Eiffel
Gustave Eiffel 1888 Nadar2.jpg
Born(1832-12-15)15 December 1832
Died27 December 1923(1923-12-27) (aged 91)
NationalityFrench