Italian History (Part 3)

Historical Events

Events 201 - 300 of 610


Event of interestEvent of Interest

1920-11-21 Mussolini's squad begins terror, 11 die in Bologna, Italy

Italian Dictator Benito Mussolini
Italian Dictator
Benito Mussolini
  • 1921-01-21 The Italian Communist Party was founded at Livorno.
  • 1921-02-27 The Fascists incite a riot in Florence, Italy
  • 1921-03-19 Italian Fascists shoot from the Parenzana train at a group of children in Strunjan (Slovenia): two children are killed, two mangled and three wounded.
  • 1921-04-24 Under Allies supervision, a plebiscite in the Tyrol favors merging with Germany; unhappy with the outcome, Allies give the area to Italy
  • 1921-05-14 Mussolini's fascists obtain 29 parliamentary seats in Italian elections
  • 1921-11-09 Partito Nazionalista Fascista formed in Italy by Mussolini
  • 1922-02-06 US, UK, France, Italy & Japan sign Washington naval arms limitation
  • 1922-02-09 Italian government of Bonomi falls
  • 1922-03-03 Italian fascists occupy Fiume & Rijeka
  • 1922-04-16 German-Russian treaty signed in Italy, Soviet Union recognized
  • 1922-05-24 Russian-Italian trade agreement signed
  • 1922-07-31 General strike in Italy against fascist violence
  • 1922-08-01 In Italy, the socialist 'Alianza del Lavoro' declare a national strike which collapses immediately and fascist forces destroy union and socialist headquarters
  • 1922-10-26 Italian government resigns under pressure from fascists & Benito Mussolini
  • 1922-10-27 In Italy, Liberal Luigi Facta resigns in the face of threats from Mussolini that 'either the Government will be given to us or we will seize it by marching on Rome'
  • 1922-10-28 Benito Mussolini takes control of Italy's government
  • 1922-10-30 Benito Mussolini forms government in Italy
  • 1922-10-31 Benito Mussolini (Il Duce) becomes premier of Italy
  • 1922-11-24 Italian parliament gives Benito Mussolini dictatorial powers "for 1 year"
  • 1923-02-01 Fascists Voluntary Militia forms in Italy under Benito Mussolini
  • 1923-02-05 Mass arrests of socialists & communists in Italy
  • 1923-02-26 Italian nationalist & fascists merge (blue-shirts & black-shirts)
  • 1923-07-10 All non-fascist parties dissolved in Italy
  • 1923-07-15 Italian parliament accepts new constitution
  • 1923-08-31 Mussolini orders the Greek Government to apologize for the deaths of an Italian general and his staff on the Greco-Albanian border
  • 1923-09-27 Italian troops leave occupied Corfu
  • 1924-01-14 Allies direct Fiume (Rijeka) in Italy
  • 1924-03-09 South Slavia aproves Italy's annexation of Fiume (Rijeka)
  • 1924-04-06 Italy fascists receives 65% of vote of parliament
  • 1924-05-30 Socialist Matteotti falls in Italian parliament by fascists
  • 1924-07-20 18th Tour de France won by Ottavio Bottecchia of Italy
  • 1924-09-17 Italy signs treaty of Rapallo
  • 1924-10-31 World Savings Day was announced in Milan, Italy, by the Members of the Association at the 1st International Savings Bank Congress (World Society of Savings Banks).
  • 1924-12-31 Italian Fascist Mussolini orders the suppression of opposition newspapers
  • 1925-01-03 Benito Mussolini dissolves Italian parliament/becomes dictator
  • 1925-01-06 Mussolini forms a cabinet composed entirely of Fascists in Italy
  • 1925-07-19 19th Tour de France won by Ottavio Bottecchia of Italy
  • 1925-07-20 Italian-Serbian/Croatian/Slav treaty about Dalmatie
  • 1925-09-26 Italian sub "Sebastiano Veniero" lost off Sicily with 54 dead
  • 1925-10-19 Italian army takes Somalia
  • 1925-11-05 Mussolini disbands Italian socialist parties
  • 1925-11-07 Italians liberal-national party joins fascist
  • 1925-11-12 US & Italy sign peace accord about war debts
  • 1925-12-06 Italy, Britain & Egypt sign Jaghbub accord (Italy)
  • 1926-04-03 Italy establishes corp of force in order to break powerful unions
  • 1926-08-10 Italian-Spanish peace treaty signed
  • 1926-09-02 Italy signs treaty with Yemen
  • 1926-09-16 Italian-Romanian peace treaty signed
  • 1926-10-07 Italian Great Fascist Council forms
  • 1926-11-27 Italian & Albania sign peace treaty
  • 1926-12-15 Facist national symbol elevated in Italy
  • 1926-12-20 Pope Pius XI convicts fascist pursuit in Italy
  • 1927-03-01 Bank of Italy (later Bank of America) becomes an American National Bank
  • 1927-04-09 Italy & US anarchists Sacco & Vanzetti given death sentences
  • 1928-03-15 Benito Mussolini modifies Italy electoral system (abolishes right to choose)
  • 1928-05-12 Benito Mussolini ends women's rights in Italy
  • 1928-05-23 Bomb attack on Italian embassy in Buenos Aires, 22 die
  • 1929-07-23 The Fascist government in Italy bans the use of foreign words.
  • 1929-10-24 Belgian princess Marie-Jose & Italian crown prince Umberto get engaged, assassination attempt on Umberto fails
  • 1930-07-23 Earthquake strikes Ariano Italy, 1,500 killed
  • 1930-11-03 Bank of Italy renamed Bank of America
  • 1933-05-06 Italy & USSR sign trade agreement
  • 1934-06-10 FIFA World Cup: Italy beats Czechoslovakia 2-1 (OT) in footballs 2nd World Cup in Rome
  • 1934-11-23 An Anglo-Ethiopian boundary commission in the Ogaden discovers an Italian garrison at Walwal, which lay well within Ethiopian territory. This leads to the Abyssinia Crisis.
  • 1934-12-03 Italian colonial Tripoli & Cyrenaica annexed to Libya
  • 1935-01-07 French Foreign minister Pierre Laval and Benito Mussolini sign the Franco-Italian Agreement
  • 1935-01-15 300 Dutch ice cream salesmen protest against Italian competition
  • 1935-10-02 Mussolini's Italian army attacks Abyssinia (Ethiopia)
  • 1935-10-03 Italy invades Ethiopia
  • 1935-10-06 Italian army occupies Adua Abyssinia
  • 1935-10-10 League of Nations denounces Italian invasion of Abyssinia
  • 1935-10-24 Italy invades Ethiopia [10/2]
  • 1935-12-30 Italian bombers destroy Swedish Red Cross unit in Ethiopia
  • 1936-03-23 Italy, Austria & Hungary sign Pact of Rome

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1936-05-01 Ethiopian Emperor Emperor Haile Selassie leaves Ethiopia as Italy invades

Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie
Ethiopian Emperor
Haile Selassie

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1936-11-18 Germany & Italy recognize Spanish government of Francisco Franco

Spanish Dictator and General Francisco Franco
Spanish Dictator and General
Francisco Franco
  • 1937-01-09 Italian regime bans marriages between Italians & Abyssinians
  • 1937-03-25 Italy & Yugoslavia sign non-aggression treaty (Pact of Belgrade)
  • 1937-08-24 In the Spanish Civil War, the Basque Army surrenders to the Italian Corpo Truppe Volontarie following the Santoña Agreement.
  • 1937-12-11 Italy withdraws from League of Nations
  • 1937-12-24 Dutch government recognizes Italian king Emanuel III as emperor of Abyssinia
  • 1938-04-16 Great Britain recognizes Italian annexation of Abyssinia
  • 1938-06-19 FIFA World Cup: Italy beats Hungary 4-1 in soccer's 3rd World Cup in Paris
  • 1938-07-31 32nd Tour de France won by Gino Bartali of Italy
  • 1938-08-21 Italy bars all Jewish teachers in Public & High School
  • 1938-09-01 Benito Mussolini cancels civil rights of Italian Jews
  • 1938-11-17 Italy passes its own version of anti-Jewish Nuremberg laws

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1938-12-10 Italian scientist Enrico Fermi receives the Nobel Prize for Physics (work on reduced radioactivity)

Father of the Atomic Bomb Enrico Fermi
Father of the Atomic Bomb
Enrico Fermi
  • 1939-04-07 Italy invades Albania
  • 1939-04-10 Grens mobilization due to Italian invasion in Albania
  • 1939-05-07 Germany and Italy announce an alliance known as the Rome-Berlin Axis
  • 1939-08-08 7th Venice Film Festival opens with a United States boycott due to Benito Mussolini's Fascist Italian regime
  • 1940-04-12 Italy annexes Albania

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 201 - 300 of 1,347

  • 1658-04-22 Giuseppe Torelli, Verona, Italy, composer (Concerti Grossi)
  • 1659-12-12 Francesco Galli-Bibiena, Italian architect/designer (d. 1739)
  • 1660-05-02 Alessandro Scarlatti, Italian baroque composer (Tigrane), born in Palermo, Sicily (d. 1725)
  • 1662-12-13 Francesco Bianchini, Italian philosopher and scientist (d. 1729)
  • 1663-10-09 Gian M Crescimbeni, Italian literary/critic (Arcadia)
  • 1664-01-20 Giovanni Vincenzo Gravina, Italian writer and jurist (d. 1718)
  • 1664-05-31 Giulio Alberoni, Spanish/Italian minister/cardinal
  • 1665-08-21 Giacomo F. Maraldi, French-Italian astronomer (d. 1729)
  • 1666-02-15 Antonio M Valsalva, Italian anatomist (eardrums, glottis)
  • 1666-11-05 Attilio Ariosti, Italian composer born in Bologna
  • 1666-12-05 Francesco Scarlatti, Italian composer, born in Palermo, Sicily (d. ~1741)
  • 1667-01-05 Antonio Lotti, Italian composer (b. 1740)
  • 1667-07-02 Pietro Ottoboni, Italian cardinal (d. 1740)
  • 1667-09-05 Giovanni Gerolamo Saccheri, Italian mathematician (d. 1733)
  • 1668-06-23 Giambattista Vico, Italian philosopher and historian (d. 1744)
  • 1669-08-27 Anne Marie of Orléans, queen of Italy (d. 1728)
  • 1670-07-18 Giovanni Battista Bononcini, Italian (opera)composer
  • 1671-06-08 Tomaso Albinoni, Italian composer (Adagio in G-minor)
  • 1671-10-01 Guido Grandi, Italian mathematician (d. 1742)
  • 1671-12-01 Francesco Stradivari, Italian violin maker/son of Antonius
  • 1673-02-01 Alessandro Marcello, composer, born in Venice, Italy
  • 1675-03-31 Benedict XIV, [Prospero L Lambertini], Italy, Pope (1740-58)
  • 1675-06-01 Francesco Scipione, marchese di Maffei, Italian archaeologist (d. 1755)
  • 1675-07-12 Evaristo E Felice dall' Abaco, Italian cellist/composer
  • 1676-05-28 Jacopo Riccati, Italian mathematician (d. 1754)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1678-03-04 Antonio Vivaldi, Baroque violin virtuoso/composer (4 Seasons), born in Venice, Italy (d. 1741)

Violin Virtuoso & Composer Antonio Vivaldi
Violin Virtuoso & Composer
Antonio Vivaldi
  • 1678-03-07 Filippo Juvara, Italian architect (d. 1736)
  • 1679-02-24 Domenico Natale Sarro, Italian opera composer
  • 1679-11-14 Omobono Stradivari, Italian violin maker/son of Antonius
  • 1680-03-20 Baron Emanuele d' Astorga, Italian composer (Stabat mater)
  • 1682-02-25 Giovanni Battista Morgagni, Italian anatomist (d. 1771)
  • 1685-10-26 Domenico Scarlatti, Italian composer and harpsichordist (La Silvia), born in Naples, Italy (d. 1757)
  • 1686-08-01 Benedetto Marcello, Italian author/composer (Lettera Famigliare), born in Venice, Italy
  • 1687-09-17 Durastante Natalucci, Italian historian (d. 1772)
  • 1688-07-19 Giuseppe Castiglione, Italian missionary to China (d. 1766)
  • 1690-02-01 Francesco Maria Veracini, Italian opera composer
  • 1691-06-17 Giovanni Paolo Pannini, Italian painter and architect (d. 1765)
  • 1691-07-25 Alessandro Galilei, Italian architect (Cappella Corsini)
  • 1692-04-08 Giuseppe Tartini, Italy, violinist/composer (Trillo del Diavolo)
  • 1692-10-08 Antonio Palella, Italian composer and harpsichordist (d. 1761)
  • 1692-11-21 Carlo Fragoni, Italy, poet
  • 1695-05-02 Giovanni Niccolo Servandoni, Italian-born architect (d. 1766)
  • 1695-05-03 Henri Pitot, Italian-born French engineer (d. 1771)
  • 1695-09-03 Pietro Antonio Locatelli, Italian violinist/composer
  • 1696-01-05 Giuseppe Galli-Bibiena, Italian architect/painter (d. 1757)
  • 1697-06-11 Francesco A Vallotti, Italian organist/composer/theorist
  • 1697-10-28 Canaletto, Italian artist (d. 1768)
  • 1698-01-03 Pietro Metastasio, Italian poet (d. 1782)
  • 1700-05-12 Luigi Vanvitelli, Italian architect
  • 1702-08-15 Francesco Zuccarelli, Italian rococo painter/etcher
  • 1703-04-16 Caffarelli, [Gaetano Majorano], Italian castra singer/duke
  • 1703-08-02 Lorenzo Ricci, Italian Jesuit leader (d. 1775)
  • 1705-01-24 Farinelli, [Carlo Broschi], Andria Italy, castrato
  • 1706-10-18 Baldassare Galuppi, Italian composer (opera's buffa)
  • 1706-11-07 Carlo Cecere, Italian composer
  • 1707-02-25 Carlo Goldoni, Italy, lawyer/playwright (Belisario, Love of 3 Oranges)
  • 1708-01-25 Pompeo Girolamo Batoni, Italian painter
  • 1710-01-04 Giovanni Battista Pergolesi, Italian composer (Il Prigioniero Superbo)
  • 1710-04-14 Marie A C de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer
  • 1710-12-02 Bertinazzi, Italian actor and writer (d. 1783)
  • 1711-05-18 Ruggiero G Boscovich, [Rudzer J Boskovic], Italian astronomer
  • 1711-10-31 Laura Bassi, Italian scholar (d. 1778)
  • 1712-10-05 Francesco Guardi, Italian painter
  • 1712-12-11 Francesco Algarotti, Italian earl/encyclopedic (Viaggio in Russia)
  • 1713-12-04 Gasparo Gozzi, Italian critic and dramatist (d. 1786)
  • 1714-03-27 Francesco Antonio Zaccaria, Italian theologian and historian (d. 1795)
  • 1714-09-10 Niccolo Jommelli, Italy, composer
  • 1714-10-16 Giovanni Arduino, Italian geologist (d. 1795)
  • 1714-12-24 Rainieri De Calzabigi, Italian's literary (1st European Lottery)
  • 1716-10-03 Giovanni Battista Beccaria, Italian physicist (d. 1781)
  • 1717-12-25 Pius VI, [Giovanni A Braschi], Italy, Pope (1775-99)
  • 1718-05-16 Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Italian mathematician (d. 1799)
  • 1718-07-18 Saverio Bettinelli, Italian writer (d. 1808)
  • 1720-02-26 Gian Francesco Albani, Italian Catholic cardinal (d. 1803)
  • 1720-10-04 Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Italian etcher
  • 1720-12-13 Carlo Gozzi, Italian dramatist (d. 1804)
  • 1723-06-03 Giovanni Antonio Scopoli, Italian-born naturalist (d. 1788)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1725-04-02 Giacomo Casanova, Italian writer, adventurer and famous lover, born in Venice, Italy (d. 1798)

Adventurer, Writer and famous Lover Giacomo Casanova
Adventurer, Writer and famous Lover
Giacomo Casanova
  • 1726-08-09 Francesco Cetti, Italian Jesuit scientist (d. 1778)
  • 1728-01-16 Niccolo Piccinni, Italian composer (Buona Figliuola)
  • 1728-04-19 Francisco Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright
  • 1728-12-02 Ferdinando Galiani, Italian economist/philosopher/diplomat
  • 1729-01-12 Lazzaro Spallanzani, Modena Italy, physiologist
  • 1729-04-18 Gaetano B Vestris, Italian/French ballet dancer
  • 1729-05-23 Giuseppe Parini, Italian priest/poet (Il Giorno)
  • 1730-12-25 Philip Mazzei, Italian physician and friend of Thomas Jefferson (d. 1816)
  • 1731-05-29 Orazio Mei, Italian composer, born in Pisa (d. 1788)
  • 1733-03-05 Vincenzo Galeotti, [Tomazelli], Italian dancer/choreographer
  • 1735-12-15 Cesare Beccaria-Bonesana, Italian lawyer
  • 1736-01-25 Joseph-Louis Lagrange, Turin, Italy, mathematician and astronomer
  • 1737-09-07 Luigi Galvani, Italian anatomist/physicist
  • 1739-01-19 Joseph Bonomi the Elder, Italian architect (d. 1808)
  • 1740-02-16 Giambattista Bodoni, Saluzzo Italy, printer/typeface designer (Bodoni)
  • 1740-05-09 Giovanni Paisiello, Italian composer (Barber of Seville)
  • 1743-02-19 [Ridolfo] Luigi Boccherini, Italian composer, cellist (Minuet)
  • 1743-06-08 Alessandro Cagliostro [Giuseppe Balsamo], Italian adventurer and magician (Prince of Quacks), born in Palermo, Sicily (d. 1795)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1745-02-18 Alessandro Volta, Italian physicist and inventor of the 1st battery, born in Como, Italy (d. 1827)

Physicist and Inventor Alessandro Volta
Physicist and Inventor
Alessandro Volta
  • 1746-07-16 Giuseppe Piazzi, Italian monk/discoverer (1st asteroid-Ceres)
  • 1746-11-14 Giulio Gabrielli the Younger, Italian Cardinal
  • 1749-01-16 Vittorio A Alfieri, Italian count/poet (Maria Stuarda)

Famous Weddings


Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths

Deaths 201 - 300 of 975

  • 1540-08-24 Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola, Italian painter (b. 1503)
  • 1542-02-01 Girolamo Aleandro, Italian Catholic cardinal (b. 1480)
  • 1542-08-24 Gasparo Contarini, Italian diplomat and cardinal (b. 1483)
  • 1544-12-09 Teofilo Folengo, Italian poet (b. 1491)
  • 1545-04-10 Costanzo Festa, Italian composer
  • 1546-08-03 Antonio da Sangallo the Younger, Italian architect (b. 1484)
  • 1546-11-01 Giulio Romano, Italian painter/architect (Ondergang der Titanen), dies
  • 1547-01-11 Pietro Bembo, Italian author, literary theorist, and Catholic cardinal (b. 1470)
  • 1547-06-21 Sebastiano del Piombo, Italian painter (b. 1485)
  • 1547-08-07 Cajetanus van Thiene, Italian saint, dies
  • 1547-09-10 Pierlugi Faraese, Italian son of Pope Paul III, murdered
  • 1547-10-19 Pierino del Vaga, Italian painter, dies at about 46
  • 1548-12-27 Francesco Spiera, Italian Protestant jurist (b. 1502)
  • 1549-11-10 Paul III, [Alessandro Farnese], Italian Pope (1534-49), dies at 81
  • 1550-06-13 Veronica Gambara, Italian poet, dies at 64
  • 1551-05-18 Domenico di Pace Beccafumi, Italian Renaissance-Mannerist painter (d. 1486)
  • 1551-05-31 Aristotele "Basiano" da Sangallo, Italian set designer, dies
  • 1553-08-08 Girolamo Fracastoro, Italian physician (b. 1478)
  • 1553-10-19 Bonifazio Veronese/Veneziano, [de' Pitati], Italian painter, dies
  • 1555-05-01 Marcellus II, [Marcello Cervini], Italian Pope (1555), dies at 53
  • 1556-04-18 Luigi Alamanni, Italian poet (Flora, Antigone), dies at 61
  • 1556-11-14 Giovanni della Casa, Italian poet (b. 1504)
  • 1557-01-02 Pontormo, Italian painter (b. 1494)
  • 1557-10-05 Il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter, dies at 63
  • 1557-12-13 Niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies
  • 1558-10-21 Julius Caesar Scaliger, Italian physician (Poetice), dies at 74
  • 1560-02-07 Bartolomeo Bandinelli, Italian sculptor (b. 1493)
  • 1560-11-25 Andrea Doria, Italian naval leader (b. 1466)
  • 1561-03-05 Carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41
  • 1562-10-09 Gabriel Fallopius, Modena Italy, anatomist, dies
  • 1562-10-09 Gabriele Falloppio/Gabriel Fallopius, Modena Italy, anatomist and early advocate for the use of condoms. (b. 1523)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1564-02-18 Michelangelo, Italian sculptor, painter, architect and poet of the High Renaissance (David, Ceiling of the Sistine Chapel), dies at 88

Sculptor and Painter Michelangelo
Sculptor and Painter
Michelangelo
  • 1564-05-02 Cardinal Rodolfo Pio da Carpi, Italian humanist (b. 1500)
  • 1564-10-04 Pietro P Vergerio, Italian theologist/bishop of Croatia, dies
  • 1565-10-05 Lodovico Ferrari, Italian mathematician (b. 1522)
  • 1565-12-09 Pius IV, [Gianangelo de' Medici], Italian Pope (1559-65), dies at 66
  • 1565-12-18 Benedetto Varchi, Italian humanist/historian (L'Ercolano), dies at 62
  • 1566-03-09 David Rizzio, Italian secretary of Mary Queen of Scots, murdered by Protestant nobles
  • 1566-05-04 Luca Ghini, Italian physician and botanist (b. 1490)
  • 1566-08-04 Girolamo della Robbia, Italian sculptor (Majolica relief), dies
  • 1566-09-02 Taddeo Zuccari, Italian painter, dies at 37
  • 1566-09-27 Marcus A Vida, [Marcus Hieronymus], Italian humanist/poet/bishop, dies
  • 1566-11-21 Annibale Caro, Italian poet (b. 1507)
  • 1567-10-01 Pietro Carnesecchi, Italian humanist (b. 1508)
  • 1570-07-03 Antonio Paleario, Italian humanist, executed by inquisition at 67
  • 1570-11-27 Jacopo Sansovino, Italian sculptor and architect (b. 1486)
  • 1572-03-27 Girolamo Maggi, Italian Renaissance man (b. abt. 1523)
  • 1572-11-23 Agnolo di Cosimo, Italian artist and poet (b. 1503)
  • 1572-12-30 Galeazzo Alessi, Italian architect (Palazza Marino, Milan), dies at 60
  • 1573-07-07 Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola, Italian architect (b. 1507)
  • 1573-12-30 Giovanni Battista Giraldi, Italian writer (b. 1504)
  • 1574-04-21 Cosimo de Medici, Italian duke of Toscane, dies at about 54
  • 1574-06-27 Giorgio Vasari, Italian painter and architect (b. 1511)
  • 1575-03-15 Annibale Padovano, Italian composer (b. 1527)
  • 1575-12-31 Pierino Belli, Italian soldier and jurist (b. 1502)
  • 1576-08-27 Titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1576-09-21 Girolamo Cardano, Italian mathematician, dies at 74

Mathematician Girolamo Cardano
Mathematician
Girolamo Cardano
  • 1578-02-05 Giovanni B Moroni, Italian portrait painter, dies
  • 1580-01-18 Antonio Scandello, Italian composer (Passion of John), dies at 63
  • 1580-12-01 Giovanni Morone, Italian theologian/diplomat/cardinal, dies at 71
  • 1583-02-18 Antonio Francesco Grazzini, Italian writer (b. 1503)
  • 1583-10-30 Pirro Ligorio, Italian architect/painter/archaeologist, dies at 83
  • 1584-11-03 Charles Borromeo, Italian Roman Catholic cardinal (b. 1538)
  • 1585-04-10 Gregory XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italian Pope (1572-85), dies at 83
  • 1585-10-06 Luca Cambiaso, Italian painter/sculptor, dies
  • 1587-05-18 Felix van Cantalice, Italian saint, dies
  • 1588-10-02 Bernardino Telesio, Italian philosopher (Rerum in Child), dies
  • 1589-03-02 Alessandro Cardinal Farnese, Italian cardinal (b. 1520)
  • 1590-09-20 Lodovico Agostini, Italian composer (b. 1534)
  • 1590-09-27 Urban VII, [Giambattista Castagna], Italian Pope (1590), dies
  • 1591-06-21 Aloysius [Luigi] van Gonzaga, Prince/Italian Jesuit saint, dies
  • 1591-07-02 Vincenzo Galilei, Italian composer (b. 1520)
  • 1591-10-16 Gregory XIV, [Niccolo Sfondrati], Italian Pope, dies at 56
  • 1592-02-13 Jacopo Bassano, Italian painter
  • 1592-02-29 Alessandro Striggio, Italian composer (b. 1540)
  • 1592-04-22 Bartolommeo Ammanati, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at 80
  • 1592-07-01 Marc A Ingegneri, Italian violinist/composer (Responsoria), dies
  • 1593-06-25 Michele Mercati, Italian physician and gardener (b. 1541)
  • 1594-02-02 Giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, Italian composer, dies at 68
  • 1594-05-31 Tintoretto, Italian Mannerist painter, dies at 75
  • 1595-01-05 Ercole Procaccini, Italian painter, dies
  • 1595-04-25 Torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51
  • 1595-05-26 Philippus Nerius, [Filippo Neri], Italian merchant/saint, dies at 79
  • 1596-05-27 Tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies
  • 1598-05-03 Anna Guarini, Italian singer (b. 1563)
  • 1599-08-22 Beatrice Cenci, Italian noblewoman (b. 1577)
  • 1599-08-22 Luca Marenzio, Italian composer (b. c. 1553)
  • 1599-09-11 Beatrice Cenci, Italian noblewoman executed for planned fratricide (b. 1577)
  • 1599-11-07 Gasparo Tagliacozzi, Italian surgeon (b. 1546)
  • 1600-02-13 Gian Paolo Lomazzo, Italian painter (b. 1538)
  • 1601-05-19 Costanzo Porta, Italian composer
  • 1602-03-11 Emilio de' Cavalieri, Italian composer
  • 1602-03-22 Agostino Carracci, Italian artist (b. 1557)
  • 1603-02-23 Andrea Cesalpino, Italian philosopher, physician, and botanist (b. 1519)
  • 1603-08-16 Silvio Antoniano, Italian cardinal/theologist (Tre libri), dies at 62
  • 1604-03-04 Fausto Paolo Sozzini, Italian theologian (b. 1539)
  • 1604-05-05 Claudio Merulo, Italian organist/composer, dies at 71
  • 1605-04-27 Leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69
  • 1605-05-04 Ulisse Aldrovandi, Italian biologist/medical, dies at 82
  • 1606-11-13 Geronimo Mercuriali, Italian philologist and physician (b. 1530)