Famous People From Italy
Emiliano SalaEmiliano Sala
(Footballer)

31 October 1990

Leonardo da VinciLeonardo da Vinci
(Painter, Sculptor, Architect, Engineer, Scientist)

15 April 1452

James GandolfiniJames Gandolfini
(Actor)

18 September 1961

Christopher ColumbusChristopher Columbus

31 October 1451

Benito MussoliniBenito Mussolini
(Former Duce)

29 July 1883

Galileo GalileiGalileo Galilei
(Astronomer, Mathematician, Philosopher, Rebel Scientist, Physicist)

15 February 1564

Lorenzo de' MediciLorenzo de' Medici
(Leader)

01 January 1449

Mario BalotelliMario Balotelli
(Footballer)

12 August 1990

MichelangeloMichelangelo
(Sculptor)

06 March 1475

Andrea BocelliAndrea Bocelli
(Singer)

22 September 1958

Gianluigi BuffonGianluigi Buffon
(Footballer)

28 January 1978

Marco PoloMarco Polo

1254 AD

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Mauro IcardiMauro Icardi
(Footballer)

19 February 1993

Santo VersaceSanto Versace
(Businessman)

16 December 1944

Niccolò MachiavelliNiccolò Machiavelli
(Political Philosopher)

03 May 1469

Paulo DybalaPaulo Dybala
(Football Player)

15 November 1993

Charles V, Holy Roman EmperorCharles V, Holy Roman Emperor
(Former Holy Roman Emperor)

24 February 1500

Thomas AquinasThomas Aquinas
(Philosophers, Theologian)

28 January 1225

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Claudio RanieriClaudio Ranieri
(Football Manager)

20 October 1951

Dante AlighieriDante Alighieri
(Poet)

30 April 1265

CiceroCicero
(Philosopher, Political Theorist)

03 January 0106

Joel McHaleJoel McHale
(Comedian, Actor)

20 November 1971

RaphaelRaphael
(Painter)

1483 AD

Valentino RossiValentino Rossi
(Italian motorcycle road racer)

16 February 1979

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Luciano PavarottiLuciano Pavarotti

12 October 1935

Sandro BotticelliSandro Botticelli
(Painter)

1445 AD

Amerigo VespucciAmerigo Vespucci
(Discoverer of South America)

09 March 1454

HadrianHadrian
(Roman Emperor)

24 January 0076

Silvio BerlusconiSilvio Berlusconi
(Former Prime Minister of Italy)

29 September 1936

Andrea PirloAndrea Pirlo
(Italian footballer)

19 May 1979

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Pope Alexander VIPope Alexander VI
(Religious Leader)

01 January 1431

CaravaggioCaravaggio
(Painter)

29 September 1571

Ennio MorriconeEnnio Morricone
(Composer)

10 November 1928

Carlo AncelottiCarlo Ancelotti
(Footballer)

10 June 1959

Giorgio ArmaniGiorgio Armani

11 July 1934

PompeyPompey
(Military Leader)

29 September 0106

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Matteo BocelliMatteo Bocelli
(Andrea Bocelli’s Son)

08 October 1997

Francesco TottiFrancesco Totti
(Italian Footballer)

27 September 1976

Cesare BorgiaCesare Borgia
(Duke of Valentinois)

13 September 1475

Gennaro GattusoGennaro Gattuso
(Footballer)

09 January 1978

Roberto BaggioRoberto Baggio
(Football Player)

18 February 1967

Franco NeroFranco Nero
(Actor)

23 November 1941

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Giuseppe VerdiGiuseppe Verdi
(Composer)

10 October 1813

Giuseppe GaribaldiGiuseppe Garibaldi
(Italian Nationalist)

04 July 1807

Giorgio MoroderGiorgio Moroder
(Singer)

26 April 1940

Giacomo CasanovaGiacomo Casanova
(Womanizer)

02 April 1725

Enzo FerrariEnzo Ferrari
(Italian racing driver)

18 February 1898

Marco GaribaldiMarco Garibaldi
(Producer)

1955 AD

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John CabotJohn Cabot
(Explorer)

1450 AD

Pope Pius XIIPope Pius XII
(Pope of Roman Catholic Church)

02 March 1876

Massimiliano AllegriMassimiliano Allegri
(Italian Football Manager)

11 August 1967

Guglielmo MarconiGuglielmo Marconi
(Inventor)

25 April 1874

Giacomo PucciniGiacomo Puccini
(Composer)

22 December 1858

Federico FelliniFederico Fellini
(Film Director and Scriptwriter)

20 January 1920

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Carlo UrbaniCarlo Urbani
(Epidemiologist)

19 October 1956

JosephusJosephus
(Historian, Scholar)

0037 AD

OvidOvid
(Poet)

20 March 0043

DonatelloDonatello
(Sculptor)

1386 AD

Ludovico EinaudiLudovico Einaudi
(Pianist, Composer)

23 November 1955

Guccio GucciGuccio Gucci
(Italian Businessman)

26 March 1881

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Enrico FermiEnrico Fermi
(Nobel Laureate in Physics)

29 September 1901

Pope John Paul IPope John Paul I
(Pope of Roman Catholic Church)

17 October 1912

TitianTitian
(Painter)

1488 AD

PetrarchPetrarch
(Poet & Philosopher)

20 July 1304

Umberto EcoUmberto Eco
(Italian Semiotician, Philosopher)

05 January 1932

Pope Paul VIPope Paul VI
(Pope)

26 September 1897

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Mario AndrettiMario Andretti

28 February 1940

Pope John XXIIIPope John XXIII
(Pope)

25 November 1881

Marcello Mastroianni Marcello Mastroianni
(Actor)

28 September 1924

John FranzeseJohn Franzese
(Crime Boss)

06 February 1917

Frank CapraFrank Capra
(Film Director)

18 May 1897

Frederick II, Holy Roman EmperorFrederick II, Holy Roman Emperor
(Holy Roman Emperor)

26 December 1194

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Amedeo ModiglianiAmedeo Modigliani
(Painter & Sculptor)

12 July 1884

Primo LeviPrimo Levi
(Writer, Chemist)

31 July 1919

Gioachino RossiniGioachino Rossini
(Composer)

01 March 1792

Luigi Di MaioLuigi Di Maio
(Party leader of the Five Star Movement)

06 July 1986

Antonio MeucciAntonio Meucci
(Inventor of voice-communication apparatus)

13 April 1808

Joe MasseriaJoe Masseria
(Mafia Boss)

17 January 1887

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Claudio MonteverdiClaudio Monteverdi
(Composer)

15 May 1567

George SantayanaGeorge Santayana
(Philosopher, Essayist, Poet, & Novelist)

16 December 1863

Amos BocelliAmos Bocelli
(Andrea Bocelli’s Son)

22 February 1995