andre le notre :
- n French landscape gardener who designed many formal gardens including the parks of Versailles (1613-1700)
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- Royal Gardener Planted The Seed Of Urban Planning At Versailles
Andre Le Notre helped turn an old hunting lodge into the Versailles we know today, taking his profession way beyond a trade. Experts say Le Notre's work was so groundbreaking, it continues to influence contemporary urban architecture. This year marks the 400th anniversary of Le Notre's birth.
Dec. 11, 2013 - NPR