Friedrich Ludwig von Sckell
German architectDied when: 72 years 164 days (869 months)
Star Sign: Virgo
Friedrich Ludwig von Sckell (13 September 1750, Weilburg – 24 February 1823, Munich) was a German landscape gardener from Weilburg an der Lahn.He is regarded as the founder of the English gardens in Germany, which he introduced to the German experts with his writings on garden design.
His manner of grouping and choice of plants is still used to an extent in German landscaping today.