Buckminster Fuller
#898 Overall Influence

Buckminster Fuller

American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, inventor and futurist

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Richard Buckminster Fuller was an American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, inventor, and futurist. In Fuller’s writings, he styled his name as R. Buckminster Fuller.

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Washington University in St. Louis
Washington University in St. Louis

University in St. Louis, Missouri, United States

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Public university in Carbondale, Illinois, USA; flagship of the SIU system

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Bates College
Bates College

University in Maine, United States

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#222 World Rank #84 USA Rank
Engineering
#1205 World Rank #249 USA Rank
Philosophy
#41710 World Rank #10610 USA Rank
Literature