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Anna Maria Mussolini MP (1929 - 1968)

7/15/2010 3/18/2018

Obizzo Visconti, c1200 signore di Massino MP (c.1200 - c.1266)

"Noble family-House of Visconti", "di Visconti"

12/31/2009 11/20/2016

Pope Gregory X MP (c.1210 - 1276)

"Teobaldo di Visconti"

NOTA BENE not to be confused with homonyms: a Theobaldo or Teobaldo Visconti, born about 1227, depending on sources, and also deceased in 1276 seems to be more likely the father of Matteo, father of St...

11/4/2007 10/6/2016

Anastasia b.1230 Visconti MP (c.1230 - 1276)

Birth date estimated, depending on various sources, as anywhere c1225 to 1235). Her marriage date is c1248 to c1250. Parents of Anastasia Pirovano not certain, although many sources state that the Ar...

11/4/2007 10/6/2016

Fiorina Visconti MP (c.1205 - c.1229)

"di Visconti"

10/26/2008 10/6/2016

Nicola Giuseppe Venditti MP (1871 - 1959)

12/23/2012 9/9/2016

Altiero Spinelli MP (1907 - 1986)

1/30/2009 9/8/2016

Pépin II, lord of Péronne MP (c.817 - c.848)

"Pépin II", "seigneur de Péronne", "lord of Senlis", "Péronne", "and Saint Quentin", "Pepin Quentin count of Senlis and lord of Valois", "Pepin II Quentin of Peronne de Valois Count of Vermandois", "Count Berenger of Bretagne Count of Bayeux", "Count of Vermandois; Lo..."

He was Seigneur de Senlis, de Peronne and de Saint-Quentin, and a Lay Abbot. He was living in Italy until 834 when he went to France to the court of Louis the Pious. In 840 he was a count in the Paris ...

2/3/2007 9/5/2016

Oda, a Suevian MP (c.562 - d.)

"Oda /Of Saxony/", "Ada of /Swabia/", "Oda Of /Heristal/", "Itite of Gascony", "St. Oda", "St. Chrodoara", "Oda of Herstal", "von Sachsen", "of Saxony", "Oda Of Saxony or Dode de Heristal Of Swabia"

Her parentage is unknown. She was a Suevian. On that basis, many assign her as a daughter of one Duke of Swabia or another. The French Wikipedia page on Arnoald: casts some doubt about the name o...

2/7/2007 9/3/2016

Odoacer, 1st Germanic King of Italy MP (c.433 - 493)

"Adaccar", "Odoacer", "Odoacro", "Odovacer", "Utigur"

Odoacer (c.433–493), also known as Odovacer , was the 5th-century King of Italy, whose reign is commonly seen as marking the end of the classical Roman Empire in Western Europe and the beginning of the...

7/8/2007 6/21/2016

Mario Giuseppe Bergoglio MP (1908 - 1959)

Argentinean Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio was introduced to the world as Pope Francis by French Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran on 13 March 2013. While he is Argentinean by nationality, he is actually Ital...

3/13/2013 6/21/2016

Giovanna of Italy MP (1907 - 2000)

"царица ЙОАННА Българска", "Giovanna Elisabetta Antonia Romana Maria of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha", "Giovanna of Italy", "Йоанна Савойска", "Джована ди Савоя"

Elisabetta Antonia Romana Maria

7/5/2007 6/19/2016

Costanza di Savoia MP (c.1017 - 1263)

"de Maurienne"

Note from curator 7/27/2015 Timothy Ritchie presents a case that Constance of Maurienne (aka Constanza di Savoia) Costanza di Savoia was incorrect on the Geni tree. She was originally placed as the d...

6/24/2008 6/18/2016

Pope Francis MP

"Papa Francisco", "Papa Francesco", "Pope Francis", "Jorge Mario Bergoglio Sivori", "Jorge Mario Bergoglio"

Vatican City

Pope Francis - CNN: The People's Pope" Pope Francis, The People’s Pope - Times Magazine Pope Francis on 60 Minutes Photos of Pope Francis from Childhood

3/13/2013 6/17/2016

Margherita of Savoy, Queen consort of Italy MP (1851 - 1926)

"Margherita Teresa Giovanna", "Princess of Savoy"

Princess Margherita of Savoy (Margherita Maria Teresa Giovanna; 20 November 1851 – 4 January 1926), was the Queen consort of the Kingdom of Italy during the reign (1878–1900) of her husband, Umbert...

2/3/2007 6/17/2016

Victor Emmanuel III, King of Italy MP (1869 - 1947)

"Victor Emmanuel III of Italy", "Виктор Емануел III Савойски"

en.wikipedia... ; fr.wikipedia... ; et.wikipedia... ; Victor Emmanuel was born in Naples, Italy. He was the only child of Umberto I, King of Italy, and his consort (first cousin by his grandfathe...

2/3/2007 6/17/2016

Umberto II, re d'Italia (King of Italy) MP (1904 - 1983)

"крал Умберто II Савойски" ; Umberto II King of Italy (more...) Reign 9 May 1946 - 12 June 1946 Full name : Italian: Umberto Nicola Tommaso Giovanni Maria di Savoia Umberto II, occasionally anglicize...

6/12/2007 6/17/2016

Mafalda Maria Elisabetta Anna Romana von Hessen MP (1902 - 1944)

"Mafalda Princess de Savoie"

Princess Mafalda was badly wounded in the factory where she worked together with other slave workers fron the KZ Buchenwald. She died about three days after the allies bombings of the nazi ammunitionfa...

6/12/2007 6/17/2016

Louis Ii "le Jeune", Emperor of Italy and Of the Franks MP (825 - 875)

"/Louis/II", "II Giovani", "Ludwig II", "Lodewijk II", "der Franken", "der Karolingers", "de Jongere", ""/Louis/II"", ""II Giovani"", ""Ludwig II"", ""Lodewijk II"", ""der Franken"", ""der Karolingers"", ""de Jongere", "Louis II", "KIng of Italy", "Re d'Italia", "Holy Roman Emperor"

Louis II "the Younger" of Italy, Emperor of Italy, Emperor of the Franks From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Louis II the Younger[1] (825 – 12 August 875) was the King of Italy from 844 and then ...

6/20/2007 6/17/2016

5/1/2014 6/15/2016

5/1/2014 6/15/2016

6/15/2013 6/15/2016

Saint Adelaide of Italy MP (c.931 - 999)


) RUDOLF, son of RUDOLF I King of Upper Burgundy & his wife Willa [de Vienne] (-[end] 937). ... m ([922]) as her first husband, BERTA of Swabia, daughter of BURKHARD II Duke of Swabia & his...

9/24/2007 6/15/2016

Bertraide / Berthais MP (c.800 - d.)

"Princess of Italy / Berthais / Aeda (Alda / Attala)"

7/31/2007 6/15/2016

Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione MP (1609 - 1664)

"Il Grechetto - in Italy", "Le Benédette - in France"

Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione (baptized March 23, 1609 – 1664) was an Italian Baroque artist, painter, printmaker and draftsman, of the Genoese school. He is best known now for his elaborate engraving...

3/12/2011 6/15/2016

Amalasuintha, Queen of Italy MP (493 - c.535)

"Amalasuentha", "Amalaswintha", "Amalasuintha or Amalasontha"

From the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy page on Italy Kings (covering both birth and married families: THEODORIC, son of THEODEMIR King of the Ostrogoths in Pannonia & his concubine Ereleuva ---...

6/18/2008 6/15/2016

Berengar II, king of Italy MP (c.901 - 966)

"Rei da Italia"

Berengar II - Wikipedia -German Berenger II - Wikipedia - French Berengario II di Ivrea Berengario II di Ivrea Berengario II (ca. 900 – Bamberga, 6 luglio 966) fu marchese d'Ivrea dal 928...

3/3/2007 6/15/2016

Francesco I de' Medici, granduca di Toscana MP (1541 - 1587)

"-Grand Duke Of Tuscany /Francesco/", "Francesco-grand Duke Of /Tuscany/", "Francis I of Italy"

Francesco de' Medici Wikipedia - English Francesco I de Medici, Granduca di Toscana1 M, #112038, b. 25 March 1541, d. 19 October 1587 Francesco I de Medici, Granduca di Toscana was born on 25 M...

4/29/2007 6/15/2016

Boson Ii, Count of Italy MP (740 - c.826)

"Boson II", "Rey de Italia"

Note from Curator: This profile needs sources and documentation. The existence of this person is questionable. Name: Boso II Count Of ITALY Given Name: Boso II Count Of Surname: Italy Sex: M ...

8/5/2007 6/15/2016

Theodrate d'Italie MP (800 - 836)

"Adelaide of Lombardy / Tetrada", "Theodrada", "Theodrate"

=====We have alternative to some extent data source: Father Pepin IV, King of Italy b. Apr 773, d. 8 Jul 810 Mother Gundora (Gondres, Theress, Chrothais) Charts Some Descendants of Charlemagne ...

10/20/2007 6/15/2016

"Pépin" Carloman, King of Italy MP (777 - 810)

"Pipino di Italia", "Pepijn van Italië", "born Carloman", "Pippin", "Carloman "Pepin"", "King of Italy and of the Lombards", "King of Italy", "King of the Lombards born Carloman", "Pepin I", "son of Charlemagne & Hildegard", "Pipin", ""King of Italia""

Pepin Carloman, son of Charlemagne & Hildegard born as Carloman but renamed Pepin had no legitimate children. By mistresses (one of whom was likely Bertha of Toulouse), he fathered a son, Bernard...

5/14/2007 6/15/2016

Berengario I, re d'Italia MP (aft.840 - 924)

"Holy Roman Emperor", "King /Berenger/ I", "Berenger I /Italy/", "Bérengar D /Italia/", "Berengar of Friuli", "/Berenger/I", "The Phantom Emperor"

Berengar dell'Italia (of Italy) (Cividale del Friuli, 850 (?) – Verona, 924) Parents: Eberardo del Friuli & di Gisella (o Gisla), figlia di Ludovico il Pio Spouse: Bertilla de Spoleto Children: Gis...

3/4/2007 6/15/2016

Adalbert II, king of Italy MP (c.932 - 971)

"Adalberto Re d'Italia", "Marchese d'Ivrea"

NOT the same person as Oberto II, Conte di Luni etc. DO NOT CONFUSE OR MERGE THEM! Adalbert II, son of King of Italy Berengar II and Willa, was certainly married to someone named Gerberga, whose moth...

6/2/2007 6/15/2016

Rozala d'Italie, Reine Consort de France MP (950 - c.1003)

"Rosali", "Rozalie of Italy", "Rozala di Italia", "van Ivrea", "de Ivrea", "of Provence", "Susannah of Italy", "Rosele", "DeIwill", "Suzanna", "Susanne", "Suzanne", "Susanna of /Ivrea/", "Susannah /Italy/", "Rozala /Provence/", "Susanna Of /Italy/", "Rosala of Lombardy", "Rosele /De Ita..."

Charles Cawley, Medieval Lands Database: Daughter of Berengar II and Willa. ROZALA [Suzanne] d´Ivrea ([950/960]-13 Dec 1003 or 7 Feb 1004, bur Gent, church of the Abbey de Saint-Pierre du Mont-Blan...

2/28/2007 6/15/2016

Bernard, King of Lombardy MP (c.797 - 818)

"Bernhard", "Bernard", "Bernardo", "King of Italy", "King Of Lombardy & Italy", "Pepin I Carloman"

Alternative data from merges: Born Vermandois Austrasia; Born Vermandois Neustria Louis the Pious sentenced him to "blinding" - the process of blinding carried out by means of pressing a red-hot st...

3/12/2007 6/15/2016

Ansa of the Lombards MP (c.720 - 760)

"Ansa", "Ansla", "Ansia", "di Lombardia", "de Lombardie", "of Lombardy", "van Lombardije"

Sharon's Temporary Note Jan 2011: Sources please. The only source I can find in a quick Net search is [ ] It's not a good original source, so if you have better ones , please put them on so we can get ...

6/12/2007 6/15/2016

Benito Mussolini MP (1883 - 1945)

"Il Duce"

He was an Italian politician who led the National Fascist Party and is credited with being one of the key figures in the creation of Fascism. Mussolini became the 40th Prime Minister of Italy in 1922...

4/12/2010 6/15/2016

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 of seve...

2/2/2011 8/5/2014

Sheikh Abdul Hadi Palazzi MP

"Massimo Palazzi"

Sheikh Professor Abdul Hadi Palazzi شيخ عبد الهادي بالاتسي‎ legally named Massimo Palazzi is -: The secretary general of the Italian Muslim Assembly, The Khalifah for Europe of the Qadiri Sufi Or...

12/21/2012 12/21/2012

Gregor Arnulph Hilarius von Rezzori MP (1914 - 1998)


"d"Arezzo" and the second "z" in "Rezzori" are fictitious Gregor von Rezzori (May 13, 1914 – April 23, 1998), born Gregor Arnulph Hilarius d'Arezzo, was an Austrian-born German-language novelist, mem...

3/4/2012 3/4/2012

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 since his d...

11/20/2011 11/20/2011

Nella Vera Funaro Modigliani MP (1888 - 1974)

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...

11/17/2011 11/17/2011

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 modernist painter, ...

11/17/2011 11/17/2011

Family Tree Samuel David Luzzatto (שמואל דוד לוצאטו‬‎) was an Italian Jewish scholar, poet, and a member of the Wissenschaft des Judentums movement. He is also known by his Hebrew acronym, Shadal (...

9/27/2011 9/27/2011

Perry Como MP (1912 - 2001)

"Perry Como"

‪Perry Como: A Biography   Google Books Perry Como's “Kol Nidre” Jewish Journal Article

9/27/2011 9/27/2011

Christopher Columbus MP (c.1451 - 1506)

"Christopher Columbus", "Cristóvão Colombo", "Christophorus Colonus", "Segismundo Colon"

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 Mascarenhas Barreto ("Colo...

3/24/2008 9/11/2011

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 Asia and ...

7/24/2011 9/11/2011

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...

7/23/2010 9/11/2011

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. Early life:...

4/21/2010 9/11/2011

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 awards at the C...

11/5/2010 9/11/2011

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 the most commerc...

9/10/2011 9/11/2011

Jeronimo / Hieronymus di Bassano MP (c.1480 - 1545)

"de Bassan", "di Bassano del Grappa"

Alternate birth and death years (need to resolve): 1490-1559 Jeronimo Bassano Hieronymus was his Latin name meaning 'Jerome' yet he went by the Spanish name 'Jeronimo' In English = Jeronimo Bassano...

6/19/2008 5/11/2011

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 sculptures in a modern ...

2/11/2008 4/13/2011

Enrico Fermi 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 physicis...

7/17/2008 4/13/2011

Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus MP (-106 - -48)

"Pompey the Great", "Pompey"

Pompey pɒmpiː/ (Latin nominative Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus), also known as or Pompey the Great [1] (Classical Latin abbreviation: CN·POMPEIVS·CN·F·SEX·N·MAGNVS[2]) (September 29, 106 BC – September 29...

4/26/2007 4/13/2011

Niccolò Machiavelli MP (1469 - 1527)

"Niccolo Machiavelli"

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 political scienc...

5/12/2009 4/13/2011

Galileo Galilei MP (1564 - 1642)

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...

1/5/2009 4/13/2011

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 Italy afte...

1/30/2011 4/13/2011

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

1/5/2009 4/13/2011

Robert De Niro MP

"Robert DeNiro"

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 ...

11/18/2010 4/13/2011

Carmine Coppola MP (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 comp...

9/20/2007 4/13/2011

Enrico Roberto Giovanni Caruso MP (1873 - 1921)

"Erri", "Errico", "Enrico"

Note::For The Record/ Bom Errico Caruso (adopted more formal Enrico for stage), February 27 (some sources say 25), 1873, in Naples, Italy; died of pneumonia and peritonitis in 1921 in Naples; son of ...

11/20/2010 4/13/2011

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

"Maharam of Padua", "Meir of Padua", "המהר"ם מפדואה"

Meir ben Isaac Katzenellenbogen (1482 – January 12, 1565) (also, Meir of Padua, Maharam Padua , Hebrew: מאיר בן יצחק קצנלנבויגן) was an 'Italian rabbi born at Katzenellenbogen, Germany. The name was ...

3/23/2007 4/13/2011

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

"the Magnificent / il Magnifico / Le Magnifique", "Lorenzo the Magnificent (Lorenzo il Magnifico)", "il Magnifico"

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 Orsini...

4/23/2007 4/13/2011

Saint John Paul II MP (1920 - 2005)

"Pope John Paul II", "Ioannes Paulus II", "Jan Paweł II"

Jan Paweł II (łac. Ioannes Paulus PP. II), właśc. Karol Józef Wojtyła Podróże apostolskie Jana Pawła II Jan Paweł II wszystkie pielgrzymki do Polski The Venerable Pope John Paul II (Latin: Ioan...

12/28/2007 4/13/2011

Sophia Loren MP

"Sofia Lazzaro", "Sofia Scicolone", "toothpick"

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 ...

4/12/2010 4/13/2011

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

"Divus Julius", "Imperator", "Patris Patriae", "Julius Caesar"

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 military leaders in h...

6/19/2007 4/13/2011

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

"Marco Antonio el Triunviro.", "Marcus /Antonius/", "Of Rome", "Marcus Antonius", "Mark Antony"

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 important supp...

4/26/2007 4/13/2011