The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies
Famous people of Italian origin
Leonardo Da Vinci

Leonardo Da Vinci (1452 - 1519)

Italian artist and polymath
Mario Balotelli

Mario Balotelli (29)

Italian footballer
Galileo Galilei

Galileo Galilei (1564 - 1642)

Italian astronomer and physicist
Benito Mussolini

Benito Mussolini (1883 - 1945)

Italian politician and dictator
Michelangelo

Michelangelo (1475 - 1564)

Italian artist and sculptor
Stephan El Shaarawy

Stephan El Shaarawy (26)

Italian football player
Monica Bellucci

Monica Bellucci (54)

Italian actress and model
Niccolò Machiavelli

Niccolò Machiavelli (1469 - 1527)

Italian historian and author
Andrea Bocelli

Andrea Bocelli (60)

Italian tenor
Sophia Loren

Sophia Loren (84)

Italian actress
Marco Polo

Marco Polo (1254 - 1324)

Italian merchant and explorer
Paolo Di Canio

Paolo Di Canio (51)

Italian footballer and manager
Silvio Berlusconi

Silvio Berlusconi (82)

Italian politician
Raphael

Raphael (1483 - 1520)

Italian painter and architect
Angelo Scola

Angelo Scola (77)

Italian cardinal and theologian
Andrea Pirlo

Andrea Pirlo (40)

Italian footballer
Francesco Totti

Francesco Totti (42)

Italian football player
Alessandro Del Piero

Alessandro Del Piero (44)

Italian football player
Caravaggio

Caravaggio (1571 - 1610)

Italian painter
Gianluigi Buffon

Gianluigi Buffon (41)

Italian footballer
Franco Nero

Franco Nero (77)

Italian actor
Antonio Vivaldi

Antonio Vivaldi (1678 - 1741)

Italian violinist and composer
Tarcisio Bertone

Tarcisio Bertone (84)

Italian cardinal and diplomat
Giacomo Casanova

Giacomo Casanova (1725 - 1798)

Italian adventurer and writer
Isabella Rossellini

Isabella Rossellini (67)

Italian actress
Ennio Morricone

Ennio Morricone (90)

Italian composer and conductor
Beppe Grillo

Beppe Grillo (71)

Italian actor, comedian, and activist, leader of the Five Star Movement
Cesare Borgia

Cesare Borgia (1475 - 1507)

Italian politician and cardinal
Valentino Rossi

Valentino Rossi (40)

Italian motorcycle racer
Giuseppe Verdi

Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901)

Italian composer
Guglielmo Marconi

Guglielmo Marconi (1874 - 1937)

Italian inventor and developed Marconi's law, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physics
Paolo Maldini

Paolo Maldini (51)

Italian footballer
Ludovico Einaudi

Ludovico Einaudi (63)

Italian pianist and composer
Gianni Versace

Gianni Versace (1946 - 1997)

Italian couturier
Roberto Mancini

Roberto Mancini (54)

Italian footballer and manager
Gian Lorenzo Bernini

Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1598 - 1680)

Italian sculptor and painter
Donatella Versace

Donatella Versace (65)

Italian fashion designer
Giuseppe Garibaldi

Giuseppe Garibaldi (1807 - 1882)

Italian general and politician
Fabio Lanzoni

Fabio Lanzoni (58)

Italian model
Gina Lollobrigida

Gina Lollobrigida (92)

Italian actress
Roberto Di Matteo

Roberto Di Matteo (49)

Italian footballer
Marco Verratti

Marco Verratti (26)

Italian footballer
Sergio Leone

Sergio Leone (1929 - 1989)

Italian director
Petrarch

Petrarch (1304 - 1374)

Italian scholar and poet
Amedeo Modigliani

Amedeo Modigliani (1884 - 1920)

Italian painter and sculptor
Antonio Cassano

Antonio Cassano (37)

Italian footballer