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15 February 1564

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Rita Levi-Montalcini

22 April 1909

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Guglielmo Marconi

25 April 1874

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Maria Montessori

31 August 1870

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Enrico Fermi

29 September 1901

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1170 AD

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18 February 1745

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1447 AD

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09 August 1776

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Marcello Malpighi

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Salvador Luria

13 August 1912

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Joseph Louis Lagrange

25 January 1736

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1478 AD

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Emilio Segrè

30 January 1905

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Renato Dulbecco

22 February 1914

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Carlo Rubbia

31 March 1934

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Giulio Natta

25 February 1903

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Daniel Bovet

23 March 1907

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Alessandro Volta

18 February 1745

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Vilfredo Pareto

15 July 1848

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Joseph-Louis Lagrange

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Jim Cantore

16 February 1964

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03 May 1956

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1415 AD

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Matteo Ricci

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explorer, cartographer, writer, missionary,

Carlo Azeglio Ciampi

09 December 1920

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Lazzaro Spallanzani

10 January 1729

Biologist, Zoologist, Scientist, Naturalist,

Andrew Viterbi

09 March 1935

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Ettore Majorana

05 August 1906

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Niccolò Fontana Tartaglia

1499 AD

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Francesco Redi

18 February 1626

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Alfonso Bialetti

1888 AD

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Mario Capecchi

06 October 1937

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Fabiola Gianotti

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physicist

Roger Joseph Boscovich

18 May 1711

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Laura Bassi

31 October 1711

Italian physicist, Academic

Chiara Nappi

Emilio G. Segrè

30 January 1905

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Giovanni Schiaparelli

14 March 1835

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Gregorio Ricci-Curbastro

12 January 1853

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Margherita Hack

12 June 1922

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22 August 1913

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Galileo Ferraris

30 October 1847

physicist, engineer, inventor

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27 April 1932

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25 January 1922

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14 May 1872

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Santorio Santorio

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Vito Volterra

03 May 1860

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Enrico Bombieri

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Ardito Desio

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Riccardo Giacconi

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28 January 1608

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Paolo Ruffini

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Italian mathematician

Lodovico Ferrari

02 February 1522

Mathematician

Guarino Guarini

17 January 1624

Architect

Scipione del Ferro

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Mathematician

Eugenio Beltrami

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Mondino de Liuzzi

1270 AD

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1520 AD

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Ugo Fano

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Annibale de Gasparis

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Enrico Betti

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Franco Malerba

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Paul-Émile Botta

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Agostino Bassi

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Vannoccio Biringuccio

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Giovanni Battista Amici

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Giovanni Arduino

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Luigi Cremona

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Giovanni Ceva

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