Joel McHaleJoel McHale
20 November 1971
Comedian, Actor
Pope John Paul IPope John Paul I
17 October 1912
Pope of Roman Catholic Church

Federico FelliniFederico Fellini
20 January 1920
Film Director and Scriptwriter

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

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

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

Roberto RosselliniRoberto Rossellini
08 May 1906
Film director, Actor, Film producer, Playwright,
Giorgio AgambenGiorgio Agamben
22 April 1942
Philosopher, Writer, University teacher, Poet

Reinhold MessnerReinhold Messner
17 September 1944
Explorer, Politician, Writer, Mountaineer
Pierluigi CollinaPierluigi Collina
13 February 1960
Association football referee, Writer, Economist

Roberto SavianoRoberto Saviano
22 September 1979
Writer, Journalist, Screenwriter

Carlo Gabriel NeroCarlo Gabriel Nero
16 September 1969
Screenwriter, Film director
Italo CalvinoItalo Calvino
15 October 1923
Writer, Poet, Politician, Journalist, Reporter,

Gabriele D'AnnunzioGabriele D'Annunzio
12 March 1863
Poet
Rula JebrealRula Jebreal
24 April 1973
Journalist, Pundit, Writer, Screenwriter

Antonio CarluccioAntonio Carluccio
19 April 1937
Chef

Luchino ViscontiLuchino Visconti
02 November 1906
Theatre director, Film director, Screenwriter,
Giulio AndreottiGiulio Andreotti
14 January 1919
Writer, Journalist, Politician, Diplomat, Reporter

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Silvia CollocaSilvia Colloca
23 July 1977
Actress
Oriana FallaciOriana Fallaci
29 June 1929
War correspondent, Politician, Writer, Journalist,

Andrea CamilleriAndrea Camilleri
06 September 1925
Writer, Screenwriter

Carlo RovelliCarlo Rovelli
03 May 1956
Physicist, Writer

Mario BavaMario Bava
31 July 1914
Film director, Screenwriter, Cinematographer,
Gabriele AmorthGabriele Amorth
01 May 1925
Catholic priest, Writer, Theologian
Milo ManaraMilo Manara
12 September 1945
Cartoonist, Illustrator, Writer, Artist

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
Natalia GinzburgNatalia Ginzburg
14 July 1916
Author

Marcella HazanMarcella Hazan
15 April 1924
Writer

Freya StarkFreya Stark
31 January 1893
Explorer

Carlo Maria MartiniCarlo Maria Martini
15 February 1927
theologian, writer, cleric, university teacher

Ugo TognazziUgo Tognazzi
23 March 1922
Film director, Actor, Writer, Screenwriter
Gianni RodariGianni Rodari
23 October 1920
Writer, Educationist, Journalist, Children's

Carlo GinzburgCarlo Ginzburg
15 April 1939
Art historian, Writer, Medievalist, Historian of
Dino BuzzatiDino Buzzati
16 October 1906
Novelist

Walter BonattiWalter Bonatti
22 June 1930
Mountaineer, Explorer, Photographer, Mountain

Sergio CastellittoSergio Castellitto
18 August 1953
Film director, Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film
Paolo SoleriPaolo Soleri
21 June 1919
Architect, Writer, Sculptor, University teacher

Alessandro BariccoAlessandro Baricco
25 January 1958
Writer, Journalist, Television presenter,
Laura HuxleyLaura Huxley
02 November 1911
Motivational speaker, Writer, Violinist,

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

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

Walter VeltroniWalter Veltroni
03 July 1955
Politician, Writer, Journalist

Hugo PrattHugo Pratt
15 June 1927
Novelist, Writer, Painter, Screenwriter
Leonardo SciasciaLeonardo Sciascia
08 January 1921
Author

Norberto BobbioNorberto Bobbio
18 October 1909
Philosopher, Jurist, Historian, Politician,

Carlo LeviCarlo Levi
29 November 1902
Painter

Giovanni PascoliGiovanni Pascoli
31 December 1855
Poet
Renata AdlerRenata Adler
19 October 1937
Author

Giacinto ScelsiGiacinto Scelsi
08 January 1905
Composer, Poet
Roberto CalassoRoberto Calasso
30 May 1941
Writer

Giovanni PapiniGiovanni Papini
09 January 1881
Journalist

Tonino GuerraTonino Guerra
16 March 1920
Poet
Eduardo De FilippoEduardo De Filippo
24 May 1900
Film director, Actor, Poet, Screenwriter,

Giorgio BassaniGiorgio Bassani
04 March 1916
Novelist
Susanna AgnelliSusanna Agnelli
24 April 1922
Politician

Francis Marion CrawfordFrancis Marion Crawford
02 August 1854
Writer

Ignazio SiloneIgnazio Silone
01 May 1900
Political leader
Claudio MagrisClaudio Magris
10 April 1939
Scholar

Luciano VincenzoniLuciano Vincenzoni
07 March 1926
Screenwriter
Franca RameFranca Rame
18 July 1929
Actress

Magdi AllamMagdi Allam
22 April 1952
Journalist, Politician, Writer

Umberto SabaUmberto Saba
09 March 1883
Poet

Carlo Emilio GaddaCarlo Emilio Gadda
14 November 1893
Writer
Ennio FlaianoEnnio Flaiano
05 March 1910
Screenwriter
Mimmo RotellaMimmo Rotella
07 October 1918
Artist

Francesco AlberoniFrancesco Alberoni
31 December 1929
Journalist, Writer, Sociologist

Mario PrazMario Praz
06 September 1896
Critic

Elio VittoriniElio Vittorini
23 July 1908
Writer
Giuseppe GiacosaGiuseppe Giacosa
21 October 1847
Poet

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

Mario SoldatiMario Soldati
17 November 1906
Author and director

Anna PiaggiAnna Piaggi
22 March 1931
Writer

Beppe FenoglioBeppe Fenoglio
01 March 1922
Writer
Tullio PinelliTullio Pinelli
24 June 1908
Screenwriter

Attilio BertolucciAttilio Bertolucci
18 November 1911
Poet
Giorgio CaproniGiorgio Caproni
07 January 1912
Poet

Luigi CapuanaLuigi Capuana
28 May 1839
Author
Matilde SeraoMatilde Serao
07 March 1856
Journalist
Antonio FogazzaroAntonio Fogazzaro
25 March 1842
Novelist