Home > famous Italians
(-47-) Articles of Interest and Biographies about
FAMOUS ITALIANS Past & Present
ITALIAN NATIONALISM: A Point of View
What Would BOCCACCIO Say About COVID-19?
GIUSEPPE VERDI: the music of REVOLT
GIACOMO PUCCINI Bio and time in NY Metropolitan
Una Storia Segreta - ITALIANS INTERRED in America During WWII
Did My Family Really Come to the US LEGALLY?
How AMERICA Became ITALIAN
Abraham LINCOLN and Giuseppe GARIBALDI Connection
Was ST PATRICK ITALIAN
DANTE ALIGHIERI Descent and Ascent A PHYCOLOGICAL Analysis
Where does the word -QUARANTINE- come from?
Ten things Italians do that make Foreigners feel awkward
ROCCO PETRONE: The Italian-American Who TOOK US TO THE MOON
TINA MODOTTI: Photographer Made Revolutionary
ANTONIO MEUCCI: best known for developing a voice-communication apparatus that several sources credit as the first telephone
INFANT Abandonment AND THE FOUNDLING WHEEL IN Southern Italy
Are ITALIANS descendants from ROME
ENRICO FERMI and the BIRTH of the ATOMIC Age
New Orleans LYNCHING of ITALIAN-AMERICANS March 14, 1891
SACCO and VANZETTI Were Executed 93 Years Ago
Il MALOCCHIO , the dreaded EVIL EYE
11 Things You DID NOT KNOW About the LEANING TOWER OF PISA
15 Facts About Leonardo Da Vinci's THE LAST SUPPER
MONA LISA is not her name - WHO WAS SHE?
How ITALIANS BECAME WHITE long read Includes Background of PREJUDICE, New Orleans LYNCHING and the establishment of COLUMBUS DAY
An UNKNOWN FATHER of COLUMBUS DAY and the Colorado City Embroiled in One of the Most Intense Standoffs Surrounding Its COLUMBUS MONUMENT
ARTEMISIA GENTILESCHI : The Image of the FEMALE HERO in Italian Baroque Art
ITALIAN ART HISTORY in a NUTSHELL
All presently produced models of BATTERIES are based on the principle discovered by ALESSANDRO VOLTA
ITALIAN AMERICAN movie DIRECTORS
HISTORY of the ITALIAN FLAG
HOW ITALY protected JEWS from the HOLOCAUST
MICHELANGELO's DAVID From DAMAGED marble to FLAWLESS masterpiece
ARTURO TOSCANINI: became THE FIRST Global Superstar and the greatest CONDUCTOR of the late 19th and first half of the 20th century
COUNT CAGLIOSTRO : Spiritualist, Con Artist, or Both? Thomas Carlyle called him the King of Liars
COUNTESS CASTIGLIONE: TEMPTRESS of ITALY
CARLO GESUALDO: MURDERER, WITCHCRAFT, MUSIC Influenced SCHOENBERG and STAVINSKY
PRIMO CARNERA: The GENTLE GIANT, Boxer and Wrestler
ITALIAN AMERICAN ACTORS
What did those ANCIENT Italian Foodies EAT
ETTORE BOIARDI (Chef Boyardee) from Ellis Island to groundbreaking chef, visionary businessman, savvy restaurateur, and Beefaroni
RITA LEVI-MONTALCINI The discovery of Nerve GROWTH FACTOR (Nobel Prize Winner 1986)
SAMANTHA CHRISTOFORETTI Time Interview with the WOMAN Who Has Spent 200 DAY in Space
WHY IS ITALY so good at MAKING STUFF?
Critics dismiss FREDERICO FELLINI but They are wrong, writes Chris Nashawaty.
PELLEGRINO ARTUSI the Inventor of Italian Cuisine.
This site designed by Bob Brutti and maintained by Phil DAlleva © Burlington Sons of Italy Lodge 2223