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Primo Levi MP (1919 - 1987)

The International Primo Levi Studies Center Turin Primo Levi Center New York Primo Michele Levi (I31 July 1919 – 11 April 1987) was an Italian Jewish chemist and writer. He was the author ...

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Sheikh Abdul Hadi Palazzi MP

Sheikh Professor Abdul Hadi Palazzi شيخ عبد الهادي بالاتسي‎ l...

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Gregor Arnulph Hilarius von Rezzori (1914 - 1998)

Gregor von Rezzori (May 13, 1914 – April 23, 1998), born Gregor Arnulph Hilarius d'Arezzo, was an Austrian-born German-language novelist, memoirist, screenwriter and author of radio plays, as we...

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Giacomo Girolamo Casanova MP (1725 - 1798)

Giacomo Girolamo Casanova Wikipedia Giacomo Girolamo Casanova de Seingalt (April 2, 1725 – June 4, 1798) Although best known for his prowess in seduction for more than two hundred years sinc...

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Vera Funaro Modigliani (deceased)

Vera Funaro Modigliani carried on the legacy of her husband, Giuseppe Emanuele Modigliani and created the Modigliani Foundation, with the objective of documenting the history of this post-unification p...

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Giuseppe Emanuele (Mene) Modigliani (b. - 1947)

The “other Modigliani,” Giuseppe Emanuele Modigliani was one of Italy's earliest socialist and union leaders to be elected to Parliament. He was the younger brother of the legendary moder...

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Samuel David Luzzatto, ShaDaL MP (1800 - 1865)

Family Tree Samuel David Luzzatto (שמואל דוד לוצאטו‬‎) was an Italian Jewish scholar,...

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Perry Como MP (1912 - 2001)

‪Perry Como: A Biography   Google Books Pierino Ronald "Perry" Como (May 18, 1912 – May 12, 2001) was an American singer and television personality. Como has the distinction of h...

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Christopher Columbus MP (c.1451 - 1506)

Adicionado por Eduardo Cardoso Mascarenhas de Lemos,a 9 de Janeiro de 2014, baseada nas fontes disponíveis na discussão. Segundo a tese defendida pelo historiador português Masca...

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Marco Emilio Polo MP (1254 - 1324)

Marco Polo c. 1254 – January 8, 1324) was a merchant from the Venetian Republic whose travels are recorded in Il Milione, a book which did much to introduce Europeans to Central As...

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Gina Lollobrigida MP

She is an Italian actress and photojournalist. She was one of Italy's most prominent actresses of the 1950s and early 1960s. Today, she remains an active supporter of Italian and Italian American cause...

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Roberto Rossellini MP (1906 - 1977)

He was an Italian film director. Rossellini was one of the directors of the Italian neorealist cinema, contributing films such as Roma città aperta (Rome, Open City 1945) to the movement. Earl...

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Marcello Mastroianni MP (1924 - 1996)

Marcello Vincenzo Domenico Mastroianni, Knight Grand Cross (28 September 1924 – 19 December 1996) was an Italian film actor. His honours included British Film Academy Awards, Best Actor a...

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Luciano Pavarotti MP (1935 - 2007)

Luciano Pavarotti, Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI (12 October 1935 – 6 September 2007) was an Italian operatic tenor, who also crossed over into popular music, eventually becoming one of th...

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Carlo (Giuseppe Antonio) Cattaneo (1801 - 1869)

Carlo Cattaneo Da Wikipedia, l'enciclopedia libera. Carlo Cattaneo (Milano, 15 giugno 1801 – Castagnola, oggi Lugano, 6 febbraio 1869) è stato un patriota, filosofo, politico federali...

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Jeronimo / Hieronimo Bassano da Ponte MP (1480 - 1545)

Jeronimo Bassano also see John Izon, Italian Musicians at the Tudor Court (The Music Quarterly) Giulio Ongar, New Documents on the Bassano Family (Early Music, August 1992) Hieronymous Bass...

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Amedeo Clemente Modigliani MP (1884 - 1920)

Amedeo Clemente Modigliani (July 12, 1884 – January 24, 1920) was an Italian artist who worked mainly in France. Primarily a figurative artist, he became known for paintings and sculpture...

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Enrico Fermi, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1938 MP (1901 - 1954)

Enrico Fermi (29 September 1901 – 28 November 1954) is widely regarded as one of the leading scientists of the 20th century, highly accomplished in both theory and experiment. Fermi an Italian p...

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Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus MP (-106 - -48)

Pompey pɒmpiː/ (Latin nominative Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus), also known as or Pompey the Great [1] (Classical Latin abbreviation: CN·POMPEIVS·CN·F·SEX·...

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Niccolò Machiavelli MP (1469 - 1527)

Niccolò di Bernardo dei Machiavelli (3 May 1469 – 21 June 1527) was an Italian historian, philosopher, humanist and writer based in Florence during the Renaissance. A founder of modern po...

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Galileo Galilei MP (1564 - 1641)

He was an Italian physicist, mathematician, astronomer and philosopher who played a major role in the Scientific Revolution. His achievements include improvements to the telescope and consequent astron...

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Giuseppe Garibaldi MP (1807 - 1882)

Giuseppe Garibaldi , in English (July 4, 1807 – June 2, 1882) was an Italian military and political figure. In his twenties, he joined the Carbonari Italian patriot revolutionaries, and fled Ita...

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Leonardo da Vinci MP (1452 - 1519)

Leonardo da Vinci Most famous Works: Mona Lisa , The Last Supper , The Vitruvian Man Discovery of a New Selfportrait of Leonardo da Vinci?

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Robert De Niro MP

Robert De Niro's grandfather Henry De Niro was born in Italy. Robert De Niro, Jr. (born August 17, 1943) is an American actor, director, and producer. Widely considered one of the greatest actors of ...

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Carmine Coppola (1910 - 1991)

Carmine Coppola was best known as the creator of musical scores for movies, including The Godfather and Apocalypse Now. A 1933 graduate of the Juilliard School of Music, he later playedflute and compos...

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Enrico Caruso MP (1873 - 1921)

Enrico Caruso (February 25, 1873 – August 2, 1921) was an Italian tenor. He sang to great acclaim at the major opera houses of Europe and North and South America. Caruso also made approximatel...

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Rabbi Meir Katzenellenbogen [Maharam of Padua] MP (c.1482 - c.1564)

Meir ben Isaac Katzenellenbogen (1482 – January 12, 1565) (also, Meir of Padua, Maharam Padua , Hebrew: מאיר בן יצחק ק...

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Lorenzo I de' Medici, 'il Magnifico' MP (1449 - 1492)

Lorenzo I de Medici M, #4790, b. 1 January 1449, d. 8 April 1492 Last Edited=30 Sep 2005 Lorenzo I de Medici was born on 1 January 1449. He was the son of Piero I de Medici. (1) He married Clara Orsi...

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Saint John Paul II MP (1920 - 2005)

Jan Paweł II (łac. Ioannes Paulus PP. II), właśc. Karol Józef Wojtyła The Venerable Pope John Paul II (Latin: Ioannes Paulus PP. II, Italian: Giovanni Paolo ...

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Sophia Loren MP

In 1962, she won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in Two Women, becoming the first actress to win an Academy Award for a non-English-speaking performance. Loren has won 50 international ...

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Gaius Julius Caesar, Roman Dictator MP (-100 - -44)

Ides of March Assassination of Julius Caesar Gaius Julius Caesar ( July 100 BC – 15 March 44 BC ) Wikipedia Gaius Julius Caesar , one of the most influential political and ...

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Marcus Antonius "Mark Antony" MP (-83 - -30)

Marcus Antonius , commonly known in English as Mark Antony (January 14, 83 BC – August 1, 30 BC), was a Roman politician and general. As a military commander and administrator, he was an importa...

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