ArchitectDied when: 76 years 93 days (915 months)
Star Sign: Sagittarius
Thomas Bickerstaff Harper Ellis (December 1911 – March 1988) was a senior partner in the architectural firm Lyons, Israel and Ellis.The work of Ellis and his partners is noteworthy for both the collection of buildings they designed and for their influence on the group of architects who worked for the partnership.
When English Heritage listed one of their buildings in 2006 they described the Lyons, Israel and Ellis partnership as 'one of the most influential post-war practices specialising in education, public housing and healthcare'.
The list of architects who worked for Lyons, Israel and Ellis includes James Stirling, Richard MacCormac, Rick Mather, James Gowan, John Miller, Neave Brown, Eldred Evans, Alan Colquhoun, David Gray and many others.
David Gray became a partner in the firm in 1970 and the firm's name was changed to Lyons Israel Ellis Gray.