Galileo Galilei

15 February 1564

Astronomer

Guglielmo Marconi

25 April 1874

Inventor

Maria Montessori

31 August 1870

Physician and Educator

Enrico Fermi

29 September 1901

Nobel Laureate in Physics

Amedeo Avogadro

09 August 1776

Chemist and Physicist

Rita Levi-Montalcini

22 April 1909

Neurologist

Evangelista Torricelli

15 October 1608

Physicist

Giovanni Domenico Cassini

08 June 1625

Astronomer and Mathematician

Camillo Golgi

07 July 1843

Physician, Pathologist, Biologist

Maria Gaetana Agnesi

16 May 1718

Mathematician, Philosopher, Theologian

Franco Modigliani

10 June 1918

Economist

Leonardo Fibonacci

1170 AD

Mathematician

Marcello Malpighi

10 March 1628

Physician

Carlo Urbani

19 October 1956

Epidemiologist

Salvador Luria

13 August 1912

Microbiologist

Joseph Louis Lagrange

25 January 1736

Mathematician and Astronomer

Emilio Segrè

30 January 1905

Physicist

Carlo Rubbia

31 March 1934

Physicist

Renato Dulbecco

22 February 1914

Virologist

Girolamo Fracastoro

1478 AD

Physician, scholar, poet

Giulio Natta

25 February 1903

Chemist

Daniel Bovet

23 March 1907

Pharmacologist

Count Alessandro Volta

18 February 1745

Jim Cantore

16 February 1964

Meteorologists

Alessandro Volta

18 February 1745

Physicist, Inventor, University teacher

Luca Pacioli

1445 AD

Mathematician

Vilfredo Pareto

15 July 1848

Economist, Writer, Philosopher, Sociologist,

Joseph-Louis Lagrange

25 January 1736

Mathematician

Gerolamo Cardano

24 September 1501

Polymath

Luigi Galvani

09 September 1737

Anatomist, Physicist, Physician, University

Carlo Rovelli

03 May 1956

Physicist, Writer

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Piero della Francesca

1415 AD

Mathematician

Matteo Ricci

06 October 1552

explorer, cartographer, writer, missionary,

Francesco Redi

18 February 1626

Physician, Naturalist, Poet, Writer, Painter,

Ettore Majorana

05 August 1906

Physicist

Lazzaro Spallanzani

10 January 1729

Biologist, Zoologist, Scientist, Naturalist,

Carlo Azeglio Ciampi

09 December 1920

Economist, Politician, Banker

Federico Faggin

01 December 1941

Physicist, Inventor, Computer scientist, Engineer,

Giuseppe Peano

27 August 1858

Mathematician, Philosopher, University teacher

Roger Joseph Boscovich

18 May 1711

Physicist

Andrew Viterbi

09 March 1935

Engineer, Entrepreneur, Computer scientist

Mario Capecchi

06 October 1937

Molecular Geneticist

Alfonso Bialetti

1888 AD

inventor, entrepreneur, engineer

Giovanni Battista Belzoni

05 November 1778

Explorer, Antiquarian, Egyptologist,

Fabiola Gianotti

29 October 1962

physicist

Laura Bassi

31 October 1711

Italian physicist, Academic

Niccolò Fontana Tartaglia

1499 AD

Mathematician

Chiara Nappi

Giovanni Schiaparelli

14 March 1835

Astronomer

Galileo Ferraris

30 October 1847

physicist, engineer, inventor

Giuseppe Piazzi

16 July 1746

Astronomer, University teacher, Mathematician

Giovanni Battista Morgagni

25 February 1682

Anatomist

Enrico Bombieri

26 November 1940

Mathematician

Bruno Pontecorvo

22 August 1913

Physicist, Nuclear scientist

Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza

25 January 1922

Geneticist

Riccardo Giacconi

06 October 1931

Astrophysicist

Gregorio Ricci-Curbastro

12 January 1853

Mathematician

Santorio Santorio

29 March 1561

Physiologist

Gian-Carlo Rota

27 April 1932

Mathematician

Gerard of Cremona

1114 AD

Italian scholar

Friedrich Mohs

29 January 1773

German geologist

Vito Volterra

03 May 1860

Mathematician

Mikhail Tsvet

14 May 1872

Botanist

Margherita Hack

12 June 1922

Astrophysicist

Bonaventura Cavalieri

1598 AD

Mathematician

Stanislao Cannizzaro

13 July 1826

chemist

Giovanni Alfonso Borelli

28 January 1608

Physicist, Mathematician, Astronomer, Historian of

Paolo Ruffini

22 September 1765

Italian mathematician

Angelo Secchi

28 June 1818

Astronomer

Andrea Cesalpino

06 June 1519

Physician

Eugenio Beltrami

16 November 1835

Mathematician

Lodovico Ferrari

02 February 1522

Mathematician

Guarino Guarini

17 January 1624

Architect

Scipione del Ferro

06 February 1465

Mathematician

Annibale de Gasparis

09 November 1819

Astronomer

Agostino Bassi

25 September 1773

Entomologist

Aloysius Lilius

1510 AD

Astronomer

Ardito Desio

18 April 1897

Explorer

Giovanni Giorgi

27 November 1871

Physicist

Ugo Fano

28 July 1912

Physicist

Emilio G. Segrè

30 January 1905

American-Italian physicist

Franco Malerba

10 October 1946

Astronaut

Giovanni Battista Amici

25 March 1786

Astronomer

Vannoccio Biringuccio

20 October 1480

Metallurgist

Enrico Betti

21 October 1823

Mathematician

Paul-Émile Botta

06 December 1802

Scientist

Prospero Alpini

23 November 1553

Scientist

Quintino Sella

07 July 1827

Politician

Giovanni Ceva

07 December 1647

Mathematician

Luigi Cremona

07 December 1830

Mathematician

Giulio Bizzozero

20 March 1846

Doctor

Giovanni Battista Donati

16 December 1826

Astronomer

Niccolò Zucchi

06 December 1586

Astronomer

Guido Pontecorvo

29 November 1907

Geneticist