John Galen Howard
American architectDied when: 67 years 71 days (806 months)
Star Sign: Taurus
John Galen Howard (May 8, 1864 in Chelmsford, Massachusetts – July 18, 1931 in San Francisco, California) was an American architect who began his career in New York before moving to San Francisco, California.
He was the principal architect at Howard, Cauldwell & Morgan and employed Julia Morgan early in her architectural career.Howard was educated at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1882-1885) and the École des Beaux-Arts(1891-1893).
He was an apprentice with H.H.Richardson and then a draftsman with Shepley, Rutan & Coolidge.Howard completed many notable projects and was elected a Fellow in the American Institute of Architects in 1901.