Galileo Galilei

15 February 1564

Astronomer

Guglielmo Marconi

25 April 1874

Inventor

Enrico Fermi

29 September 1901

Nobel Laureate in Physics

Maria Montessori

31 August 1870

Physician and Educator

Evangelista Torricelli

15 October 1608

Physicist

Amedeo Avogadro

09 August 1776

Chemist and Physicist

Rita Levi-Montalcini

22 April 1909

Neurologist

Carlo Urbani

19 October 1956

Epidemiologist

Giovanni Domenico Cassini

08 June 1625

Astronomer and Mathematician

Camillo Golgi

07 July 1843

Physician, Pathologist, Biologist

Franco Modigliani

10 June 1918

Economist

Maria Gaetana Agnesi

16 May 1718

Mathematician, Philosopher, Theologian

Salvador Luria

13 August 1912

Microbiologist

Marcello Malpighi

10 March 1628

Physician

Joseph Louis Lagrange

25 January 1736

Mathematician and Astronomer

Emilio Segrè

30 January 1905

Physicist

Carlo Rubbia

31 March 1934

Physicist

Girolamo Fracastoro

1478 AD

Physician, scholar, poet

Renato Dulbecco

22 February 1914

Virologist

Giulio Natta

25 February 1903

Chemist

Daniel Bovet

23 March 1907

Pharmacologist

Leonardo Fibonacci

1170 AD

Mathematician

Count Alessandro Volta

18 February 1745

Alessandro Volta

18 February 1745

Physicist, Inventor, University teacher

Vilfredo Pareto

15 July 1848

Economist, Writer, Philosopher, Sociologist,

Joseph-Louis Lagrange

25 January 1736

Mathematician

Luca Pacioli

1445 AD

Mathematician

Jim Cantore

16 February 1964

Meteorologists

Gerolamo Cardano

24 September 1501

Philosopher, Mathematician, Astronomer, Inventor,

Piero della Francesca

1415 AD

Mathematician

Luigi Galvani

09 September 1737

Anatomist, Physicist, Physician, University

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Carlo Rovelli

03 May 1956

Physicist, Writer

Matteo Ricci

06 October 1552

explorer, cartographer, writer, missionary,

Ettore Majorana

05 August 1906

Physicist

Carlo Azeglio Ciampi

09 December 1920

Economist, Politician, Banker

Roger Joseph Boscovich

18 May 1711

Physicist

Giovanni Battista Belzoni

05 November 1778

Explorer, Antiquarian, Egyptologist,

Federico Faggin

01 December 1941

Physicist, Inventor, Computer scientist, Engineer,

Andrew Viterbi

09 March 1935

Engineer, Entrepreneur, Computer scientist

Alfonso Bialetti

1888 AD

inventor, entrepreneur, engineer

Francesco Redi

18 February 1626

Physician, Naturalist, Poet, Writer, Painter,

Giuseppe Peano

27 August 1858

Mathematician, Philosopher, University teacher

Fabiola Gianotti

29 October 1962

physicist

Lazzaro Spallanzani

10 January 1729

Biologist, Zoologist, Scientist, Naturalist,

Santorio Santorio

29 March 1561

Physiologist

Mario Capecchi

06 October 1937

Molecular Geneticist

Chiara Nappi

Laura Bassi

31 October 1711

Italian physicist, Academic

Giovanni Schiaparelli

14 March 1835

Astronomer

Galileo Ferraris

30 October 1847

physicist, engineer, inventor

Niccolò Fontana Tartaglia

1499 AD

Mathematician

Gregorio Ricci-Curbastro

12 January 1853

Mathematician

Riccardo Giacconi

06 October 1931

Astrophysicist

Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza

25 January 1922

Geneticist

Gabriele Falloppio

1523 AD

surgeon, university teacher, physician

Margherita Hack

12 June 1922

Astrophysicist

Gian-Carlo Rota

27 April 1932

Mathematician

Enrico Bombieri

26 November 1940

Mathematician

Gerard of Cremona

1114 AD

Italian scholar

Bruno Pontecorvo

22 August 1913

Physicist, Nuclear scientist

Giuseppe Piazzi

16 July 1746

Astronomer, University teacher, Mathematician

Bonaventura Cavalieri

1598 AD

Mathematician

Vito Volterra

03 May 1860

Mathematician

Giovanni Battista Morgagni

25 February 1682

Anatomist

Guarino Guarini

17 January 1624

Architect

Mikhail Tsvet

14 May 1872

Botanist

Stanislao Cannizzaro

13 July 1826

chemist

Angelo Secchi

28 June 1818

Astronomer

Friedrich Mohs

29 January 1773

German geologist

Andrea Cesalpino

06 June 1519

Physician

Paolo Ruffini

22 September 1765

Italian mathematician

Giovanni Alfonso Borelli

28 January 1608

Physicist, Mathematician, Astronomer, Historian of

Giovanni Giorgi

27 November 1871

Physicist

Eugenio Beltrami

16 November 1835

Mathematician

Aloysius Lilius

1510 AD

Astronomer

Ugo Fano

28 July 1912

Physicist

Scipione del Ferro

06 February 1465

Mathematician

Lodovico Ferrari

02 February 1522

Mathematician

Ardito Desio

18 April 1897

Explorer

Franco Malerba

10 October 1946

Astronaut

Emilio G. Segrè

30 January 1905

American-Italian physicist

Enrico Betti

21 October 1823

Mathematician

Prospero Alpini

23 November 1553

Scientist

Paul-Émile Botta

06 December 1802

Scientist

Vannoccio Biringuccio

20 October 1480

Metallurgist

Agostino Bassi

25 September 1773

Entomologist

Quintino Sella

07 July 1827

Politician

Giovanni Ceva

07 December 1647

Mathematician

Annibale de Gasparis

09 November 1819

Astronomer

Luigi Cremona

07 December 1830

Mathematician

Giulio Bizzozero

20 March 1846

Doctor

Giovanni Battista Amici

25 March 1786

Astronomer

Niccolò Zucchi

06 December 1586

Astronomer

Giacomo Doria

01 November 1840

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