Joel McHaleJoel McHale
20 November 1971
Comedian, Actor
Federico FelliniFederico Fellini
20 January 1920
Film Director and Scriptwriter

Pope John Paul IPope John Paul I
17 October 1912
Pope of Roman Catholic Church

Umberto EcoUmberto Eco
05 January 1932
Italian Semiotician, Philosopher

Julius EvolaJulius Evola
19 May 1898
Philosopher

Maria MontessoriMaria Montessori
31 August 1870
Physician and Educator
George SantayanaGeorge Santayana
16 December 1863
Philosopher, Essayist, Poet, & Novelist

Primo LeviPrimo Levi
31 July 1919
Writer, Chemist

Michelangelo AntonioniMichelangelo Antonioni
29 September 1912
Film Director, Screenwriter, Editor
Tana FrenchTana French
10 May 1973
Writer

Dario FoDario Fo
24 March 1926
Playwright
Cesare PaveseCesare Pavese
09 September 1908
Italian poet

Alberto MoraviaAlberto Moravia
28 November 1907
Italian novelist

Salvatore Quasimodo Salvatore Quasimodo
20 August 1901
Author & Poet

Girolamo FracastoroGirolamo Fracastoro
1478 AD
Physician, scholar, poet

Beppe GrilloBeppe Grillo
21 July 1948
Actor, Comedian, Politician, Writer
Pier Paolo PasoliniPier Paolo Pasolini
05 March 1922
Film director, Writer, Actor, Poet, Screenwriter,

Lidia BastianichLidia Bastianich
21 February 1947
Writer, Restaurateur, Television presenter

Reinhold MessnerReinhold Messner
17 September 1944
Explorer, Politician, Writer, Mountaineer

Roberto RosselliniRoberto Rossellini
08 May 1906
Film director, Actor, Film producer, Playwright,
Carlo Gabriel NeroCarlo Gabriel Nero
16 September 1969
Screenwriter, Film director

Pierluigi CollinaPierluigi Collina
13 February 1960
Association football referee, Writer, Economist
Silvia CollocaSilvia Colloca
23 July 1977
Actress

Paolo SorrentinoPaolo Sorrentino
31 May 1970
Film director, Screenwriter, Actor, Playwright

Italo CalvinoItalo Calvino
15 October 1923
Writer, Poet, Politician, Journalist, Reporter,
Gabriele D'AnnunzioGabriele D'Annunzio
12 March 1863
Poet

Giorgio AgambenGiorgio Agamben
22 April 1942
Philosopher, Writer, University teacher, Poet
Luchino ViscontiLuchino Visconti
02 November 1906
Theatre director, Film director, Screenwriter,

Giulio AndreottiGiulio Andreotti
14 January 1919
Writer, Journalist, Politician, Diplomat, Reporter

Antonio CarluccioAntonio Carluccio
19 April 1937
Chef
Roberto SavianoRoberto Saviano
22 September 1979
Writer, Journalist, Screenwriter

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Andrea CamilleriAndrea Camilleri
06 September 1925
Writer, Screenwriter
Oriana FallaciOriana Fallaci
29 June 1929
War correspondent, Politician, Writer, Journalist,

Mario BavaMario Bava
31 July 1914
Film director, Screenwriter, Cinematographer,

Gabriele AmorthGabriele Amorth
01 May 1925
Catholic priest, Writer, Theologian

Carlo RovelliCarlo Rovelli
03 May 1956
Physicist, Writer
Milo ManaraMilo Manara
12 September 1945
Cartoonist, Illustrator, Writer, Artist
Marcella HazanMarcella Hazan
15 April 1924
Writer

Ugo TognazziUgo Tognazzi
23 March 1922
Film director, Actor, Writer, Screenwriter

Rula JebrealRula Jebreal
24 April 1973
Journalist, Pundit, Writer, Screenwriter

Enrico LettaEnrico Letta
20 August 1966
Politician, Academic, Non-fiction writer
Franco BattiatoFranco Battiato
23 March 1945
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Film director,

Giuseppe Tomasi di LampedusaGiuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
23 December 1896
Writer, Novelist

Laura HuxleyLaura Huxley
02 November 1911
Motivational speaker, Writer, Violinist,

Guido CalabresiGuido Calabresi
18 October 1932
Judge, University teacher, Dean, Writer

Natalia GinzburgNatalia Ginzburg
14 July 1916
Author
Walter BonattiWalter Bonatti
22 June 1930
Mountaineer, Explorer, Photographer, Mountain

Freya StarkFreya Stark
31 January 1893
Explorer
Hugo PrattHugo Pratt
15 June 1927
Novelist, Writer, Painter, Screenwriter

Sergio CastellittoSergio Castellitto
18 August 1953
Film director, Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film

Paolo SoleriPaolo Soleri
21 June 1919
Architect, Writer, Sculptor, University teacher
Carlo GinzburgCarlo Ginzburg
15 April 1939
Art historian, Writer, Medievalist, Historian of

Walter VeltroniWalter Veltroni
03 July 1955
Politician, Writer, Journalist
Dino BuzzatiDino Buzzati
16 October 1906
Novelist

Eugenio MontaleEugenio Montale
12 January 1896
poet, writer, journalist, translator

Roberto CalassoRoberto Calasso
30 May 1941
Writer

Alessandro BariccoAlessandro Baricco
25 January 1958
Writer, Journalist, Television presenter,

Gianni RodariGianni Rodari
23 October 1920
Writer, Educationist, Journalist, Children's
Carlo LeviCarlo Levi
29 November 1902
Painter

Leonardo SciasciaLeonardo Sciascia
08 January 1921
Author

Renata AdlerRenata Adler
19 October 1937
Author

Norberto BobbioNorberto Bobbio
18 October 1909
Philosopher, Jurist, Historian, Politician,
Giovanni PapiniGiovanni Papini
09 January 1881
Journalist

Ennio FlaianoEnnio Flaiano
05 March 1910
Screenwriter
Susanna AgnelliSusanna Agnelli
24 April 1922
Politician

Francis Marion CrawfordFrancis Marion Crawford
02 August 1854
Writer

Giacinto ScelsiGiacinto Scelsi
08 January 1905
Composer, Poet
Claudio MagrisClaudio Magris
10 April 1939
Scholar

Giovanni PascoliGiovanni Pascoli
31 December 1855
Poet
Giorgio BassaniGiorgio Bassani
04 March 1916
Novelist

Ignazio SiloneIgnazio Silone
01 May 1900
Political leader

Eduardo De FilippoEduardo De Filippo
24 May 1900
Film director, Actor, Poet, Screenwriter,
Luciano VincenzoniLuciano Vincenzoni
07 March 1926
Screenwriter

Tonino GuerraTonino Guerra
16 March 1920
Poet
Magdi AllamMagdi Allam
22 April 1952
Journalist, Politician, Writer

Carlo Emilio GaddaCarlo Emilio Gadda
14 November 1893
Writer

Umberto SabaUmberto Saba
09 March 1883
Poet

Anna PiaggiAnna Piaggi
22 March 1931
Writer
Franca RameFranca Rame
18 July 1929
Actress
Elio VittoriniElio Vittorini
23 July 1908
Writer

Francesco AlberoniFrancesco Alberoni
31 December 1929
Journalist, Writer, Sociologist

Mimmo RotellaMimmo Rotella
07 October 1918
Artist

Gregor von RezzoriGregor von Rezzori
13 May 1914
Novelist
Attilio BertolucciAttilio Bertolucci
18 November 1911
Poet

Mario PrazMario Praz
06 September 1896
Critic

Loretta NapoleoniLoretta Napoleoni
1955 AD
economist, author, journalist, writer

Mario SoldatiMario Soldati
17 November 1906
Author and director

Tullio PinelliTullio Pinelli
24 June 1908
Screenwriter
Dino CampanaDino Campana
20 August 1885
Poet

Giuseppe GiacosaGiuseppe Giacosa
21 October 1847
Poet
Beppe FenoglioBeppe Fenoglio
01 March 1922
Writer

Matilde SeraoMatilde Serao
07 March 1856
Journalist
Luigi CapuanaLuigi Capuana
28 May 1839
Author
Massimo BontempelliMassimo Bontempelli
12 May 1878
Poet