Famous People From Italy
Leonardo da VinciLeonardo da Vinci
15 April 1452
Polymath
Benito MussoliniBenito Mussolini
29 July 1883
Former Duce

Christopher ColumbusChristopher Columbus
31 October 1451
 

James GandolfiniJames Gandolfini
18 September 1961
Actor

Andrea BocelliAndrea Bocelli
22 September 1958
Singer

Michael BubleMichael Bublé
09 September 1975
Singer
Galileo GalileiGalileo Galilei
15 February 1564
Astronomer

Marcus AureliusMarcus Aurelius
26 April 0121
Philosopher

NeroNero
15 December 0037
Roman Emperor
Mario BalotelliMario Balotelli
12 August 1990
Footballer

Joel McHaleJoel McHale
20 November 1971
Comedian, Actor
Gianni VersaceGianni Versace
02 December 1946
Fashion Designer

Gianluigi BuffonGianluigi Buffon
28 January 1978
Footballer

Marco PoloMarco Polo
1254 AD
 

MichelangeloMichelangelo
06 March 1475
Sculptor

St PaulSt Paul
0005 AD
Religious Preacher
Lucky LucianoLucky Luciano
11 November 1897
Gangster

Carlo AncelottiCarlo Ancelotti
10 June 1959
Footballer

CiceroCicero
03 January 0106
Philosopher, Political Theorist

Michele MorroneMichele Morrone
03 October 1990
Actor
Niccolò MachiavelliNiccolò Machiavelli
03 May 1469
Political Philosopher

Luciano PavarottiLuciano Pavarotti
12 October 1935
 
Charles V, Holy Roman EmperorCharles V, Holy Roman Emperor
24 February 1500
Former Holy Roman Emperor

Andrea PirloAndrea Pirlo
19 May 1979
Italian footballer

Danny HustonDanny Huston
14 May 1962
Actor
Dante AlighieriDante Alighieri
30 April 1265
Poet

Thomas AquinasThomas Aquinas
28 January 1225
Philosophers, Theologian
St Francis of Assisi St Francis of Assisi
26 November 1182
Founder of the Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)

Lorenzo de' MediciLorenzo de' Medici
01 January 1449
Leader

Silvio BerlusconiSilvio Berlusconi
29 September 1936
Former Prime Minister of Italy
Joe GalloJoe Gallo
07 April 1929
Mobster

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Valentino RossiValentino Rossi
16 February 1979
Italian motorcycle road racer
Ennio MorriconeEnnio Morricone
10 November 1928
Composer

HadrianHadrian
24 January 0076
Roman Emperor

George DiCaprioGeorge DiCaprio
30 November 1943
Writer

Paulo DybalaPaulo Dybala
15 November 1993
Football Player
Pope Alexander VIPope Alexander VI
01 January 1431
Religious Leader
Gennaro GattusoGennaro Gattuso
09 January 1978
Footballer

Frank CapraFrank Capra
18 May 1897
Film Director

Carlo GambinoCarlo Gambino
24 August 1902
Criminal

RaphaelRaphael
1483 AD
Painter
Antonio Lucio VivaldiAntonio Lucio Vivaldi
04 March 1678
Composer

Franco NeroFranco Nero
23 November 1941
Actor

Roberto BaggioRoberto Baggio
18 February 1967
Football Player

CaravaggioCaravaggio
29 September 1571
Painter

PompeyPompey
29 September 0106
Military Leader
Francesco TottiFrancesco Totti
27 September 1976
Italian Footballer

Michael CollinsMichael Collins
31 October 1930
NASA Astronaut, Command Module Pilot for Apollo 11
Massimiliano AllegriMassimiliano Allegri
11 August 1967
Italian Football Manager

Enzo FerrariEnzo Ferrari
18 February 1898
Italian racing driver

Pope John Paul IPope John Paul I
17 October 1912
Pope of Roman Catholic Church
Cole SprouseCole Sprouse
04 August 1992
Actor

Dylan Sprouse Dylan Sprouse
04 August 1992
Actor
Pope Paul VIPope Paul VI
26 September 1897
Pope

Antonio GramsciAntonio Gramsci
22 January 1891
Politician, Philosopher

Amerigo VespucciAmerigo Vespucci
09 March 1454
Discoverer of South America

John BasiloneJohn Basilone
04 November 1916
Armed Force Officer

Mauro IcardiMauro Icardi
19 February 1993
Footballer
Vito GenoveseVito Genovese
21 November 1897
Mobster

Giorgio MoroderGiorgio Moroder
26 April 1940
Singer

Cesare BorgiaCesare Borgia
13 September 1475
Duke of Valentinois

Federico FelliniFederico Fellini
20 January 1920
Film Director and Scriptwriter
Frank NittiFrank Nitti
27 January 1886
Gangster

Sandro BotticelliSandro Botticelli
1445 AD
Painter
Claudio RanieriClaudio Ranieri
20 October 1951
Football Manager

Albert AnastasiaAlbert Anastasia
26 September 1902
Criminal

Mario AndrettiMario Andretti
28 February 1940
 
Antonio D’AmicoAntonio D’Amico
20 January 1959
Model

Luca GuadagninoLuca Guadagnino
10 August 1971
Director
Bud SpencerBud Spencer
31 October 1929
Actor

Antonio Sabato Jr.Antonio Sabato Jr.
29 February 1972
Model, Actor

Giuseppe GaribaldiGiuseppe Garibaldi
04 July 1807
Italian Nationalist
Giordano BrunoGiordano Bruno
1548 AD
Philosopher

Umberto EcoUmberto Eco
05 January 1932
Italian Semiotician, Philosopher
GermanicusGermanicus
24 May 0015
Roman General

Ludovico EinaudiLudovico Einaudi
23 November 1955
Pianist, Composer

Giacomo CasanovaGiacomo Casanova
02 April 1725
Womanizer

Guglielmo MarconiGuglielmo Marconi
25 April 1874
Inventor
Victor Emmanuel III of ItalyVictor Emmanuel III of Italy
11 November 1869
King of Italy
Francis II, Holy Roman EmperorFrancis II, Holy Roman Emperor
12 February 1768
Last Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire

Scipio AfricanusScipio Africanus
0236 BC
Roman General

Giorgio ArmaniGiorgio Armani
11 July 1934
 

Albert R. BroccoliAlbert R. Broccoli
05 April 1909
Producer
Bruno TonioliBruno Tonioli
25 November 1955
Choreographer

Pope Pius XIIPope Pius XII
02 March 1876
Pope of Roman Catholic Church

John CabotJohn Cabot
1450 AD
Explorer

JosephusJosephus
0037 AD
Historian, Scholar

OvidOvid
20 March 0043
Poet
Emiliano SalaEmiliano Sala
31 October 1990
Footballer

Sergio MattarellaSergio Mattarella
23 July 1941
President of Italy
Marcello Mastroianni Marcello Mastroianni
28 September 1924
Actor

Angelo BrunoAngelo Bruno
21 May 1910
Gangster
Giuseppe VerdiGiuseppe Verdi
10 October 1813
Composer
Joseph BonannoJoseph Bonanno
18 January 1905
Gangster