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Architect Vlado Milunić Dies At 81; Linked to Prague Icon

A view of the Dancing House in Prague, Czech Republic, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016. Vlado Milunic, a Czech architect of Croatian origin, who co-designed Prague’s iconic Dancing House together with his famed colleague Frank Gehry, has died on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2022. He was 81. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek, File)
A view of the Dancing House in Prague, Czech Republic, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016. Vlado Milunic, a Czech architect of Croatian origin, who co-designed Prague’s iconic Dancing House together with his famed colleague Frank Gehry, has died on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2022. He was 81. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek, File)

Prague (AP) -- Vlado Milunić, a Czech architect of Croatian ancestry who co-designed Prague’s iconic Dancing House building together with his colleague Frank Gehry, has died at 81.

Czech public radio announced his death on Sunday and said it was confirmed by his family. No details were given. He was battling an unspecified serious illness.