Famous People From Italy
Christopher ColumbusChristopher Columbus
31 October 1451
 
Cole SprouseCole Sprouse
04 August 1992
Actor

Leonardo da VinciLeonardo da Vinci
15 April 1452
Polymath

Benito MussoliniBenito Mussolini
29 July 1883
Former Duce

Carlo AncelottiCarlo Ancelotti
10 June 1959
Footballer

Angelo BrunoAngelo Bruno
21 May 1910
Gangster
Galileo GalileiGalileo Galilei
15 February 1564
Astronomer, Mathematician, Philosopher, Rebel

Andrea BocelliAndrea Bocelli
22 September 1958
Singer

James GandolfiniJames Gandolfini
18 September 1961
Actor

Dylan Sprouse Dylan Sprouse
04 August 1992
Actor
MichelangeloMichelangelo
06 March 1475
Sculptor

Mario BalotelliMario Balotelli
12 August 1990
Footballer
Marco PoloMarco Polo
1254 AD
 

Niccolò MachiavelliNiccolò Machiavelli
03 May 1469
Political Philosopher

Gianluigi BuffonGianluigi Buffon
28 January 1978
Footballer
Luciano PavarottiLuciano Pavarotti
12 October 1935
 

Valentino RossiValentino Rossi
16 February 1979
Italian motorcycle road racer
Enzo FerrariEnzo Ferrari
18 February 1898
Italian racing driver

Charles V, Holy Roman EmperorCharles V, Holy Roman Emperor
24 February 1500
Former Holy Roman Emperor

Massimiliano AllegriMassimiliano Allegri
11 August 1967
Italian Football Manager
Thomas AquinasThomas Aquinas
28 January 1225
Philosophers, Theologian

Dante AlighieriDante Alighieri
30 April 1265
Poet
Paulo DybalaPaulo Dybala
15 November 1993
Football Player

CiceroCicero
03 January 0106
Philosopher, Political Theorist

Mauro IcardiMauro Icardi
19 February 1993
Footballer

Albert AnastasiaAlbert Anastasia
26 September 1902
Criminal
Bruno TonioliBruno Tonioli
25 November 1955
Choreographer
Amerigo VespucciAmerigo Vespucci
09 March 1454
Discoverer of South America

RaphaelRaphael
1483 AD
Painter

Emiliano SalaEmiliano Sala
31 October 1990
Footballer

Carlo GambinoCarlo Gambino
24 August 1902
Criminal
Lorenzo de' MediciLorenzo de' Medici
01 January 1449
Leader

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Pope John Paul IPope John Paul I
17 October 1912
Pope of Roman Catholic Church

HadrianHadrian
24 January 0076
Roman Emperor

Pope Alexander VIPope Alexander VI
01 January 1431
Religious Leader

Joel McHaleJoel McHale
20 November 1971
Comedian, Actor
PompeyPompey
29 September 0106
Military Leader

CaravaggioCaravaggio
29 September 1571
Painter
Mario AndrettiMario Andretti
28 February 1940
 

Danny HustonDanny Huston
14 May 1962
Actor

Silvio BerlusconiSilvio Berlusconi
29 September 1936
Former Prime Minister of Italy
Claudio RanieriClaudio Ranieri
20 October 1951
Football Manager

Matteo BocelliMatteo Bocelli
08 October 1997
Andrea Bocelli’s Son
Ennio MorriconeEnnio Morricone
10 November 1928
Composer

Gennaro GattusoGennaro Gattuso
09 January 1978
Footballer

Andrea PirloAndrea Pirlo
19 May 1979
Italian footballer

Frank CapraFrank Capra
18 May 1897
Film Director

Antonio GramsciAntonio Gramsci
22 January 1891
Politician, Philosopher
Franco NeroFranco Nero
23 November 1941
Actor

Joseph BonannoJoseph Bonanno
18 January 1905
Gangster

Cesare BorgiaCesare Borgia
13 September 1475
Duke of Valentinois

Pope Pius XIIPope Pius XII
02 March 1876
Pope of Roman Catholic Church
John CabotJohn Cabot
1450 AD
Explorer

Guglielmo MarconiGuglielmo Marconi
25 April 1874
Inventor
Giorgio ArmaniGiorgio Armani
11 July 1934
 

John FranzeseJohn Franzese
06 February 1917
Crime Boss

Giuseppe GaribaldiGiuseppe Garibaldi
04 July 1807
Italian Nationalist
Roberto BaggioRoberto Baggio
18 February 1967
Football Player

Giorgio MoroderGiorgio Moroder
26 April 1940
Singer
Ludovico EinaudiLudovico Einaudi
23 November 1955
Pianist, Composer

Francesco TottiFrancesco Totti
27 September 1976
Italian Footballer

Sandro BotticelliSandro Botticelli
1445 AD
Painter
Umberto EcoUmberto Eco
05 January 1932
Italian Semiotician, Philosopher

Giacomo CasanovaGiacomo Casanova
02 April 1725
Womanizer
JosephusJosephus
0037 AD
Historian, Scholar

Giuseppe VerdiGiuseppe Verdi
10 October 1813
Composer

Pope Paul VIPope Paul VI
26 September 1897
Pope

Federico FelliniFederico Fellini
20 January 1920
Film Director and Scriptwriter
Bud SpencerBud Spencer
31 October 1929
Actor
Enrico FermiEnrico Fermi
29 September 1901
Nobel Laureate in Physics

Pope John XXIIIPope John XXIII
25 November 1881
Pope

Marco GaribaldiMarco Garibaldi
1955 AD
Entrepreneur, Producer

Scipio AfricanusScipio Africanus
0236 BC
Roman General
OvidOvid
20 March 0043
Poet

Giordano BrunoGiordano Bruno
1548 AD
Philosopher

Francis II, Holy Roman EmperorFrancis II, Holy Roman Emperor
12 February 1768
Last Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire

GermanicusGermanicus
24 May 0015
Roman General

Giacomo PucciniGiacomo Puccini
22 December 1858
Composer
Guccio GucciGuccio Gucci
26 March 1881
Italian Businessman

PetrarchPetrarch
20 July 1304
Poet & Philosopher
Victor Emmanuel III of ItalyVictor Emmanuel III of Italy
11 November 1869
King of Italy

DonatelloDonatello
1386 AD
Sculptor

Prince Aly KhanPrince Aly Khan
13 June 1911
Father of Aga Khan IV
TitianTitian
1488 AD
Painter

Matteo SalviniMatteo Salvini
09 March 1973
Political Leader
Frank NittiFrank Nitti
27 January 1886
Gangster

Charles PonziCharles Ponzi
03 March 1882
Con Artist

Bruno SammartinoBruno Sammartino
06 October 1935
Wrestler

Gian Lorenzo BerniniGian Lorenzo Bernini
07 December 1598
Architect
John Singer SargentJohn Singer Sargent
12 January 1856
Artist

Frederick II, Holy Roman EmperorFrederick II, Holy Roman Emperor
26 December 1194
Holy Roman Emperor
Julius EvolaJulius Evola
19 May 1898
Philosopher

Marcello Mastroianni Marcello Mastroianni
28 September 1924
Actor
Amedeo ModiglianiAmedeo Modigliani
12 July 1884
Painter & Sculptor

John ElkannJohn Elkann
01 April 1976
Chairman of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV
Giuseppe ZangaraGiuseppe Zangara
07 September 1900
Murderer