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Who is Alec Issigonis?
Alec Issigonis: Sir Alexander Arnold Constantine Issigonis, CBE, FRS, RDI was a Greek-British designer of cars, now remembered chiefly for the groundbreaking and influential development of the Mini, launched by the British Motor Corporation in 1959.
- also known as Иссигонис, Алек
- born on (109 years ago) in Smyrna
- nationality: United Kingdom
- education: University of Surrey
- profession: Designer
- died on (27 years ago) in Edgbaston of parkinson's disease
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by Julia Cresswell
Alec Issigonis, the designer of the Morris Minor and Mini cars, ...
Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (2015)
by Murali Mohan Hundigam
of Russian descent—Sir Peter Ustinov Britishborn South African statesman— Rhodes British canine emblem—bulldog British car designer of Morris Minor—Sir Alec Issigonis British Caribbean dependency—Cayman Islands British comedian ...
by Philip D. Morehead
A camel is a horse designed by a committee (Alec Issigonis), A cul-de-sac down which ideas are lured, ...
by Gyles Brandreth
Alec Issigonis Commercialism is doing well that which should not be done. see also CIVIL SERVANTS, MANAGEMENT 1 A memorandum is written ...
by Elizabeth Knowles
oral tradition Eug` ene Ionesco • Alija Izetbegovi ́c 163 Alec Issigonis 1906–88 Turkish-born British car ...
by Julia Cresswell
It was Alec Issigonis, the designer of the Morris Minor and Mini cars, who said that 'A camel is a horse designed by a committee'.
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