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- Dinocrates was a student of Hippodamus, the man responsible for building the great Athenian harbour at Piraeus and often referred to as the father of urban planning.
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- Hippodamus, the father of urban planning, was known for his long hair, expensive jewelry, and cheap clothing, which he never changed, winter or summer.
Hippodamus is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Hippodamus books and related discussion.