Edward H. Fickett

Edward H. Fickett

October 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|

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Edward Hale Fickett, FAIA (May 19, 1916 – May 21, 1999) was an American architect who was a consultant to federal and local governments in the United States and to President Dwight D. Eisenhower.

He introduced and supported pre-fabricated design and affordable housing. He is perhaps best known for his “Fickett Houses” more than 60,000 homes of his design created for the people.

Fickett was also known as the “Architect to the Celebrities”, having designed gorgeous properties for the Hollywood stars. He was also nicknamed the King of the Tennis Courts, having been the first architect to design cantilever tennis courts.