Born in Baghdad in Oct 1950, Zaha changed to London in 1972 where she attended a Architectural Association School.
Zaha’s talent was clear really early on and at her graduation her professor, Reem Koolhaas, described her as “a world in her possess orbit”.
She went on to learn during a AA School until 1987, withdrawal several years after establishing Zaha Hadid Architects in 1979. It was here in 2004 that she became a initial lady to be awarded a Pritzker Architecture Prize, mostly deliberate the Nobel Prize for architecture.
Her award-winning strain didn’t stop there.
In 2010 and 2011 she won a UK’s many a prestigious architectural award, a Stirling Prize and a following year, in 2012, a Queen done Zaha a Dame Commander of a Order of a British Empire.