As far as 20th century power couples are concerned, Charles and Ray Eames earn the top spot.
As a team, they introduced some of the most iconic and lasting furniture of the past 100 years (looking at you, Eames Lounge & Ottoman), and contributed significantly to the culture of modern design with their playfulness and creativity. Their curiosity and talent, from the films they produced to their pioneering architecture, knew no bounds. And while their design legacy truly surrounds us today, there’s still plenty you may not know. So, without further ado, here are 10 lesser-known facts about the pair.