Famous Italian Motorcycle Racers

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Valentino Rossi
(Italian Former Professional Motorcycle Road Racer and Nine-time Grand Prix Motorcycle Racing World Champion)
Valentino Rossi
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Birthdate: February 16, 1979
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Urbino, Italy

Valentino Rossi is an Italian motorcycle road racer. Having won nine Grand Prix World Championships, he is widely regarded as one of the greatest motorcycle racers ever. Apart from being a famous racer, Valentino Rossi also owns the Sky Racing Team VR46, which competes in the Moto3 and Moto2 classes.

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Max Biaggi
(Italian Former Professional Grand Prix Motorcycle Road Racer)
Max Biaggi
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Birthdate: June 26, 1971
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rome, Italy

Max Biaggi is an Italian retired professional Grand Prix motorcycle road racer. He is a former racing world champion who won the 2010 and 2012 World Superbike Championship. He also won the 250cc World Championship four consecutive times. His brilliant racing career earned him the nicknames 'il Corsaro' ('the Corsair') and 'the Roman Emperor.' 

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Marco Simoncelli
(Italian Professional Motorcycle Racer Who Died in an Accident at the 2011 Malaysian Grand Prix)
Marco Simoncelli
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Birthdate: January 20, 1987
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cattolica, Italy
Died: October 23, 2011

Marco Simoncelli was an Italian motorcycle racer. From 2002 to 2011, Simoncelli competed in the Grand Prix motorcycle racing and won the 2008 Grand Prix Championship. While competing in the 2011 Malaysian Grand Prix on 23 October, Simoncelli lost control over his motorcycle and was run over by other vehicles on the track. He died of wounds at age 24.

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Giacomo Agostini
(Italian Multi-Time World Champion Grand Prix Motorcycle Road Racer)
Giacomo Agostini
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Birthdate: June 16, 1942
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brescia, Italy

Giacomo Agostini is an Italian world champion Grand Prix motorcycle road racer. He amassed 122 Grand Prix wins and 15 World Championship titles in a career spanning 17 years. Industry experts consider him one of the greatest Grand Prix riders of all time. In 2010, he was named an FIM Legend for his motorcycling achievements.  

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Andrea Dovizioso
(Italian Former Professional Motorcycle Racer)
Andrea Dovizioso
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Birthdate: March 23, 1986
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Forlimpopoli, Italy

Andrea Dovizioso is a motorcycle racer who won the 125cc World Championship title at the 2004 Grand Prix. With 62 MotoGP podiums and 15 victories, Dovizioso is one of the most eminent MotoGP riders of the modern era. He is the only racer to win a MotoGP race in three separate decades, having won races in 2000s, 2010s, and 2020s.

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Marco Melandri
(Italian Retired Motorcycle Road Racer Who is a Five-Time Premier Class Race Winner)
Marco Melandri
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Birthdate: August 7, 1982
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ravenna, Italy

Marco Melandri is an Italian former motorcycle road racer who won the 2002 250 cc World Championship title. He also won MotoGP races in 2005 and 2006 before competing in Superbike World Championship in 2011. Although he retired from racing after taking part in the Superbike World Championship in 2019, Marco Melandri made a brief return in 2020.

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Franco Morbidelli
(Italian Grand Prix Motorcycle Racer)
Franco Morbidelli
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Birthdate: December 4, 1994
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
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Alessandro Gramigni
(Italian Former Professional Motorcycle Racer)
Alessandro Gramigni
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Birthdate: December 29, 1968
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
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Bruno Ruffo
(Italian Motorcycle Racer)
Bruno Ruffo
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Birthdate: December 9, 1920
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Verona, Italy
Died: February 10, 2007
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Carlo Ubbiali
(Italian Motorcycle Racer)
Carlo Ubbiali
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Birthdate: September 22, 1929
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bergamo, Italy
Died: June 2, 2020
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Dario Ambrosini
(Italian Motorcycle Road Racer)
Dario Ambrosini
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Birthdate: March 7, 1918
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cesena, Italy
Died: July 14, 1951
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Enea Bastianini
(Italian Motorcycle Racer)
Enea Bastianini
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Birthdate: December 30, 1997
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rimini, Italy
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Enrico Lorenzetti
(Italian Professional Motorcycle Racer)
Enrico Lorenzetti
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Birthdate: January 4, 1911
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: August 8, 1989
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Eugenio Lazzarini
(Italian Professional Motorcycle Racer)
Eugenio Lazzarini
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Birthdate: March 26, 1945
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Urbino, Italy
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Fausto Gresini
(Italian Professional Motorcycle Racer and Racing Team Manager)
Fausto Gresini
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Birthdate: January 23, 1961
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Imola, Italy
Died: February 23, 2021
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Francesco Bagnaia
(Italian Motorcycle Racer)
Francesco Bagnaia
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Birthdate: January 14, 1997
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Turin, Italy
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Franco Uncini
(Italian Former Professional Motorcycle Racer)
Franco Uncini
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Birthdate: March 9, 1955
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Recanati, Italy
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Libero Liberati
(Italian Motorcycle Racer)
Libero Liberati
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Birthdate: September 20, 1926
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Terni, Italy
Died: March 5, 1962
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Lorenzo Dalla Porta
(Italian Motorcycle Racer)
Lorenzo Dalla Porta
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Birthdate: June 22, 1997
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Prato, Italy
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Loris Capirossi
(Italian Former Motorcycle Racer)
Loris Capirossi
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Birthdate: April 4, 1973
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Castel San Pietro Terme, Italy
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Luca Cadalora
(Italian Former Professional Motorcycle Racer)
Luca Cadalora
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Birthdate: May 17, 1963
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Modena, Italy
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Marco Lucchinelli
(Italian Former Professional Motorcycle Racer)
Marco Lucchinelli
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Birthdate: June 26, 1954
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bolano, Italy
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Mario Lega
(Italian Former Professional Motorcycle Racer)
Mario Lega
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Birthdate: February 20, 1949
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lugo, Italy
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Matteo Ferrari
(Italian Motorcycle Racer)
Matteo Ferrari
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Birthdate: February 12, 1997
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cesena, Italy
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Nello Pagani
(Italian Motorcycle Racer)
Nello Pagani
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Birthdate: October 11, 1911
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Milan, Italy
Died: October 19, 2003
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Paolo Pileri
(Italian Professional Motorcycle Racer)
Paolo Pileri
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Birthdate: July 31, 1944
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Terni, Italy
Died: February 12, 2007
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Pier Paolo Bianchi
(Italian Former Motorcycle Racer)
Pier Paolo Bianchi
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Birthdate: March 11, 1952
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Rimini, Italy
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Roberto Locatelli
(Italian Former Motorcycle Racer)
Roberto Locatelli
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Birthdate: July 5, 1974
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bergamo, Italy
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Sara Trentini
(Italian Motorcycle Racer)
Sara Trentini
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Birthdate: June 24, 1991
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Riva Del Garda, Italy
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Tarquinio Provini
(Italian Professional Motorcycle Racer)
Tarquinio Provini
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Birthdate: May 29, 1933
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Roveleto di Cadeo, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
Died: January 6, 2005
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Umberto Masetti
(Italian Motorcycle Racer)
Umberto Masetti
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Birthdate: May 4, 1926
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Borgo delle Rose, Italy
Died: May 28, 2006
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Walter Villa
(Italian Motorcycle Racer)
Walter Villa
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Birthdate: August 13, 1943
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Castelnuovo Rangone, Italy
Died: June 18, 2002