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

Pier Paolo PasoliniPier Paolo Pasolini
05 March 1922
Film Director

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

Umberto EcoUmberto Eco
05 January 1932
Italian Semiotician, Philosopher

Maria MontessoriMaria Montessori
31 August 1870
Physician and Educator
Julius EvolaJulius Evola
19 May 1898
Philosopher

Primo LeviPrimo Levi
31 July 1919
Writer, Chemist

George SantayanaGeorge Santayana
16 December 1863
Philosopher, Essayist, Poet, & Novelist
Michelangelo AntonioniMichelangelo Antonioni
29 September 1912
Film Director, Screenwriter, Editor

Tana FrenchTana French
10 May 1973
Writer
Cesare PaveseCesare Pavese
09 September 1908
Italian poet

Dario FoDario Fo
24 March 1926
Playwright

Alberto MoraviaAlberto Moravia
28 November 1907
Italian novelist

Girolamo FracastoroGirolamo Fracastoro
1478 AD
Physician, scholar, poet

Salvatore Quasimodo Salvatore Quasimodo
20 August 1901
Author & Poet
Roberto RosselliniRoberto Rossellini
08 May 1906
Film director, Actor, Film producer, Playwright,

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

Pierluigi CollinaPierluigi Collina
13 February 1960
Association football referee, Writer, Economist

Carlo Gabriel NeroCarlo Gabriel Nero
16 September 1969
Screenwriter, Film director
Luchino ViscontiLuchino Visconti
02 November 1906
Theatre director, Film director, Screenwriter,

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

Roberto SavianoRoberto Saviano
22 September 1979
Writer, Journalist, Screenwriter

Silvia CollocaSilvia Colloca
23 July 1977
Actress
Giulio AndreottiGiulio Andreotti
14 January 1919
Writer, Journalist, Politician, Diplomat, Reporter

Paolo SorrentinoPaolo Sorrentino
31 May 1970
Film director, Screenwriter, Actor, Playwright
Giorgio AgambenGiorgio Agamben
22 April 1942
Philosopher, Writer, University teacher, Poet

Antonio CarluccioAntonio Carluccio
19 April 1937
Chef

Enrico LettaEnrico Letta
20 August 1966
Politician, Academic, Non-fiction writer
Carlo RovelliCarlo Rovelli
03 May 1956
Physicist, Writer

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Rula JebrealRula Jebreal
24 April 1973
Journalist, Pundit, Writer, Screenwriter
Mario BavaMario Bava
31 July 1914
Film director, Screenwriter, Cinematographer,

Oriana FallaciOriana Fallaci
29 June 1929
War correspondent, Politician, Writer, Journalist,

Andrea CamilleriAndrea Camilleri
06 September 1925
Writer

Gabriele AmorthGabriele Amorth
01 May 1925
Catholic priest, Writer, Theologian
Milo ManaraMilo Manara
12 September 1945
Cartoonist, Illustrator, Writer, Artist
Prince Michael of Greece and DenmarkPrince Michael of Greece and Denmark
07 January 1939
Author

Natalia GinzburgNatalia Ginzburg
14 July 1916
Author

Marcella HazanMarcella Hazan
15 April 1924
Writer

Walter BonattiWalter Bonatti
22 June 1930
Mountaineer, Explorer, Photographer, Mountain
Franco BattiatoFranco Battiato
23 March 1945
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Film director,

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

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

Nino FerrerNino Ferrer
15 August 1934
Singer-songwriter

Freya StarkFreya Stark
31 January 1893
Explorer
Carlo GinzburgCarlo Ginzburg
15 April 1939
Art historian, Writer, Medievalist, Historian of

Jeanne ModiglianiJeanne Modigliani
29 November 1918
Historian
Elissa LandiElissa Landi
06 December 1904
Actress

Gianni RodariGianni Rodari
23 October 1920
Writer, Educationist, Journalist, Children's

Alessandro BariccoAlessandro Baricco
25 January 1958
Writer, Journalist, Television presenter,
Guido CalabresiGuido Calabresi
18 October 1932
Judge, University teacher, Dean, Writer

Laura HuxleyLaura Huxley
02 November 1911
Motivational speaker, Writer, Violinist,
Sergio CastellittoSergio Castellitto
18 August 1953
Film director, Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film

Leonardo SciasciaLeonardo Sciascia
08 January 1921
Author

Paolo SoleriPaolo Soleri
21 June 1919
Architect, Writer, Sculptor, University teacher

Walter VeltroniWalter Veltroni
03 July 1955
Politician, Writer, Journalist

Dino BuzzatiDino Buzzati
16 October 1906
Novelist
Hugo PrattHugo Pratt
15 June 1927
Novelist, Writer, Painter, Screenwriter

Renata AdlerRenata Adler
19 October 1937
Author

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

Carlo LeviCarlo Levi
29 November 1902
Painter
Eduardo De FilippoEduardo De Filippo
24 May 1900
Film director, Actor, Poet, Screenwriter,

Giovanni PascoliGiovanni Pascoli
31 December 1855
Poet
Giovanni PapiniGiovanni Papini
09 January 1881
Journalist

Susanna AgnelliSusanna Agnelli
24 April 1922
Politician

Norberto BobbioNorberto Bobbio
18 October 1909
Philosopher, Jurist, Historian, Politician,
Roberto CalassoRoberto Calasso
30 May 1941
Writer

Luciano VincenzoniLuciano Vincenzoni
07 March 1926
Screenwriter
Francis Marion CrawfordFrancis Marion Crawford
02 August 1854
Writer

Tonino GuerraTonino Guerra
16 March 1920
Poet

Giacinto ScelsiGiacinto Scelsi
08 January 1905
Composer, Poet
Giorgio BassaniGiorgio Bassani
04 March 1916
Novelist

Ignazio SiloneIgnazio Silone
01 May 1900
Political leader
Magdi AllamMagdi Allam
22 April 1952
Journalist, Politician, Writer

Umberto SabaUmberto Saba
09 March 1883
Poet

Claudio MagrisClaudio Magris
10 April 1939
Scholar

Ennio FlaianoEnnio Flaiano
05 March 1910
Screenwriter
Franca RameFranca Rame
18 July 1929
Actress
Carlo Emilio GaddaCarlo Emilio Gadda
14 November 1893
Writer

Gregor von RezzoriGregor von Rezzori
13 May 1914
Novelist

Anna PiaggiAnna Piaggi
22 March 1931
Writer

Elio VittoriniElio Vittorini
23 July 1908
Writer
Mario PrazMario Praz
06 September 1896
Critic

Mimmo RotellaMimmo Rotella
07 October 1918
Artist

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

Tullio PinelliTullio Pinelli
24 June 1908
Screenwriter

Attilio BertolucciAttilio Bertolucci
18 November 1911
Poet
Germano CelantGermano Celant
11 September 1940
Art historian

Mario SoldatiMario Soldati
17 November 1906
Author and director
Massimo BontempelliMassimo Bontempelli
12 May 1878
Poet

Giorgio ManganelliGiorgio Manganelli
15 November 1922
Journalist
Matilde SeraoMatilde Serao
07 March 1856
Journalist
Giorgio CaproniGiorgio Caproni
07 January 1912
Poet