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An Air Force honor guard stand to attention as the coffin of Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyeris loaded into an aircraft outbound for Brasilia, on December 6, 2012 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Niemeyer, the Brazilian icon who revolutionized modern architecture and designed much of the country's futuristic capital Brasilia, died in Rio Wednesday at 104. The architect's body is to be flown to Brasilia today for a funeral wake at the presidential palace, one of his major works. The body was then to return to Rio for another funeral wake followed by the burial, according to Rio Mayor Eduardo Paes. AFP PHOTO/LUIS CARLOS Jr. (Photo credit should read LUIS CARLOS Jr./AFP/Getty Images)
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An Air Force honor guard stand to attention as the coffin of Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyeris loaded into an aircraft outbound for Brasilia, on December 6, 2012 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Niemeyer, the Brazilian icon who revolutionized modern architecture and designed much of the country's futuristic capital Brasilia, died in Rio Wednesday at 104. The architect's body is to be flown to Brasilia today for a funeral wake at the presidential palace, one of his major works. The body was then to return to Rio for another funeral wake followed by the burial, according to Rio Mayor Eduardo Paes. AFP PHOTO/LUIS CARLOS Jr. (Photo credit should read LUIS CARLOS Jr./AFP/Getty Images)
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December 06, 2012
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An Air Force honor guard stand to attention as the coffin of... News Photo 157760226Air Force,Air Vehicle,Architect,Brasilia,Brazil,Brazilian,Coffin,Concentration,Honor Guard,Horizontal,Human Interest,Load,Oscar Niemeyeris,People,Rio de Janeiro,Standing,outboundPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPAn Air Force honor guard stand to attention as the coffin of Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyeris loaded into an aircraft outbound for Brasilia, on December 6, 2012 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Niemeyer, the Brazilian icon who revolutionized modern architecture and designed much of the country's futuristic capital Brasilia, died in Rio Wednesday at 104. The architect's body is to be flown to Brasilia today for a funeral wake at the presidential palace, one of his major works. The body was then to return to Rio for another funeral wake followed by the burial, according to Rio Mayor Eduardo Paes. AFP PHOTO/LUIS CARLOS Jr. (Photo credit should read LUIS CARLOS Jr./AFP/Getty Images)