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Alexandre Gustave Eiffel
Gustave Eiffel 1888 Nadar2.jpg
Born15 December 1832(1832-12-15)
Died27 December 1923(1923-12-27) (aged 91)
NationalityFrench

Alexandre Gustave Eiffel (December 15, 1832 – December 27, 1923; French pronunciation: [efɛl], how to say: /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.