His work earned several awards of excellency.
Pei was married for more than 70 years. His wife, Eileen Loo, died in 2014.
Pei is survived by his four children, three sons and a daughter.
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Pei was born in China, but moved to the U.S. in 1935 and studied architecture at the University of Pennsylvania.
Shortly thereafter, Pei transferred to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. After graduating from MIT, he then studied design at Harvard.
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