Italian History (Part 7)

Historical Events

Events 601 - 631 of 631

  • 2012-01-13 Italian cruiseliner Costa Concordia runs aground at Isola de Giglio, Italy, causing 32 deaths
  • 2012-05-20 6.0 magnitude earthquake kills 6 and injures dozens in northern Italy
  • 2012-05-29 A 5.9 magnitude earthquake kills 24 people near Bologna, northern Italy
  • 2012-07-01 UEFA European Championship: Spain crush Italy 4-0 in Kiev
  • 2012-07-25 Italy's credit rating is downgraded to CCC+ by Egan-Jones
  • 2012-10-22 6 Italian scientists are convicted of manslaughter for their failure to predict the 2009 L'Aquila earthquake
  • 2012-12-02 Pier Luigi Bersani is elected Italian Prime Minister
  • 2012-12-18 4 people are killed and 11 are injured after an apartment block collapses in Palermo, Italy
  • 2013-01-04 6 people are killed a 2 are seriously injured after a snowmobile veers off a ski slope on Mt Cermis, Italy
  • 2013-02-25 Italy Common Good, a centre left alliance, wins the Italian general election
  • 2013-04-20 Giorgio Napolitano is re-elected President of Italy
  • 2013-05-07 Jolly Nero, an Italian cargo ship, crashes into the port of Genoa, killing seven people
  • 2013-05-08 Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi receives a four year prison sentence for fraud
  • 2013-07-28 39 people are killed after a bus veers off a bridge in Avellino Province, Italy
  • 2013-09-08 Sebastian Vettel wins the 2013 Italian Formula One Grand Prix
  • 2013-10-03 325 people are killed after a migrant ship catches fire and shipwrecks of the coast of Lampedusa, Italy
  • 2014-02-14 Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta resigns after less than a year in office
  • 2014-02-22 Matteo Renzi becomes Prime Minister of Italy
  • 2014-07-27 101st Tour de France won by Vincenzo Nibali of Italy
  • 2014-11-11 An Italian appeals court overturns a manslaughter conviction against 6 scientists for failing to give adequate warning of a deadly earthquake
  • 2015-01-21 Italian fashion label Gucci names Alessandro Michele as its new creative director
  • 2015-01-31 Sergio Mattarella is elected President of Italy
  • 2015-04-19 Boat carrying approx. 850 migrants is shipwrecked in the Mediterranean between Italian and Libya, with only 27 migrants rescued.
  • 2015-09-12 135th Women's U.S. Open: Flavia Pennetta of Italy beats fellow Italian Roberta Vinci (7-6, 4-7, 6-2)
  • 2015-11-09 "Reclining Nude" by Italian artist Modigliani fetches 2nd highest auction price at $170.4m
  • 2016-07-08 Italian designer Maria Grazia Chiuri is the first woman to be appointed artistic director at French fashion house Christian Dior
  • 2016-08-24 6.2-magnitude earthquake strikes central Italy, north east of Rome, killing 268, injuring 400
  • 2016-08-29 Italian coastguard says 6,500 migrants rescued at sea in 40 separate incidents in 1 day off coast of Sabratha, Libya
  • 2016-10-27 6.6-magnitude quake hits central Italy - strongest earthquake in Italy for 36 years
  • 2016-12-07 Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi resigns 3 days after losing a referendum to reform the constitution
  • 2016-12-12 Paolo Gentiloni is sworn in as Prime Minister of Italy, succeeding Matteo Renzi

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 601 - 700 of 1,442

  • 1892-02-04 Ugo Betti, Italian playwright
  • 1892-03-09 Frank Puglia, Italian actor (Black Orchid, Jungle Book), born in Sicily, Italy (d. 1975)
  • 1892-03-30 Fortunato Depero, Italian artist (d. 1960)
  • 1892-04-10 Victor de Sabata, Trieste Italy, conductor/composer (Il Macigno)
  • 1892-04-14 Giorgio Cesana, Italian coxswain, (Olympic gold 1906)
  • 1892-05-08 Ezio Pinza, bass singer (South Pacific, RCA Victor Show), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1892-09-15 Silpa Bhirasri, Italian sculptor (d. 1962)
  • 1892-10-12 Gilda dalla Rizza, Italian soprano, born in Verona, Italy (d. 1975)
  • 1892-11-16 Tazio Nuvolari, Italian racing driver (d. 1953)
  • 1893-01-26 Giuseppe Genco Russo, Sicilian mafioso (d. 1976)
  • 1893-02-19 Pietro Pancrazi, Italian critic (Scrittori d'Oggi)
  • 1893-03-18 Costante Girardengo, Italian cyclist (d. 1978)
  • 1893-03-26 Palmiro Togliatti, founder (Communist Party of Italy)
  • 1893-10-30 Charles Atlas, [Angelo Siciliano], American bodybuilder
  • 1893-11-14 Carlo E Gadda, Italian engineer/writer (Madonna dei filosofi)
  • 1893-11-14 Carlo Emilio Gadda, Italian writer, born in Milan (d. 1973)
  • 1894-08-01 Ottavio Bottecchia, Italian cyclist (d. 1927)
  • 1894-09-21 Tullio Carminati, Austrian actor (War and Peace, Roman Holiday), born in in Zadar, Croatia, Austria-Hungary (d. 1971)
  • 1895-04-03 Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Firenze (Florence) Italy, composer
  • 1895-04-15 Corrado Alvaro, Italian writer (Gente in Aspromonte)

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1895-05-06 Rudolph Valentino, Italian sheik and actor (Eagle), born in Castellaneta, Italy (d. 1926)

Silent Film Star Rudolph Valentino
Silent Film Star
Rudolph Valentino
  • 1895-06-04 Dino Conte Grandi, Italian delegate to league of nations (1925-32)
  • 1895-07-04 Massimo Campigli, Italian painter/illustrator
  • 1896-05-11 Philippo de Pisis, Italian painter
  • 1896-06-06 Italo Balbo, Italian pilot/gov-gen of Libya (La marcia su Rome)
  • 1896-08-16 (or the 17th) Tina Modotti, Italian artist and activist, born in Udine, Italy (d. 1940)
  • 1896-09-06 Mario Praz, Italian literary critic and scholar (La carne, la morte, e il diavolo), born in Rome, Italy (d. 1982)
  • 1896-09-17 Denise Grey [Jeanne Marie Laurentine Edouardine Verthuy], Italian actress (Julietta), born in Chatillon, Valle d'Aosta, Italy (d. 1996)
  • 1896-09-25 Sandro Pertini, president Italy
  • 1896-10-12 Eugenio Montale, Italian poet and translator (Xenia-Nobel 1975), born in Genoa, Italy (d. 1981)

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1896-11-24 Charles "Lucky" Luciano, Italian-American gangster of the New York mafia, born in Sicily, Italy (d. 1962)

  • 1896-11-27 Giovanni B Angioletti, Italian author (Il giorno del giudizio)
  • 1896-12-23 Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa, Sicilian writer (Der Leopard)
  • 1897-04-14 Olga Chekhova, Russian-German actress (Italian Strawhat, Cry of the Children), born in Aleksandropol, Erivan Governorate, Russian Empire (d. 1980)
  • 1897-04-18 Ardito Desio, Italian topographer (d. 2001)

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1897-05-18 Frank Capra, Italian-American film director (Its a Wonderful Life, It Happened One Night), born in Bisacquino, Italy (d. 1991)

Film Director Frank Capra
Film Director
Frank Capra
  • 1897-12-30 Alfredo Bracchi, Italian author (d. 1976)
  • 1898-01-13 Carlo Tagliabue, Italian baritone (d. 1978)
  • 1898-02-15 Totò [Antonio Clemente], Italian actor (Motorizzate, Noi Duri) commonly referred to as the most popular Italian comedian of all time, born in Naples, Italy (d. 1867)
  • 1898-05-13 Justin Tuveri, Italian veteran of the First World War (d. 2007)
  • 1898-05-19 Julius Evola, Italian philosopher (d. 1974)
  • 1898-06-09 Curzio Malaparte, [Kurt E Suckert], Italian author (Kaputt)
  • 1898-06-09 Luigi Fagioli, Italian race car driver (d. 1952)
  • 1898-09-19 Giuseppe Saragat, president of Italy (1964-71)
  • 1898-10-21 Amedeo duke of Aosta, viceroy of Ethiopia/gov-gen of Italian East-Africa
  • 1899-01-21 Lido Manetti [Arnold Kent], Italian-born American actor (Quo Vardis), born in Florence (d. 1928)
  • 1899-07-26 Carel C van Essen, Dutch archaeologist (Italian & Roman art)
  • 1899-11-03 Gleb Wataghin, Ukrainian-Italian physicist (d. 1986)
  • 1900-03-07 Giuseppe Capogrossi, Italian painter
  • 1900-03-09 Aimone duke of Spoleta/Aosta, Italian king of Croatia (1941-43)
  • 1900-03-28 Fosco Giachetti, Italian actor (Wastrel, We the Living), born in Sesto Fiorentino, Tuscany, Italy (d. 1974)
  • 1900-04-14 Salvatore Baccaloni,Italian opera singer and actor (Merry Andrew, Rock-a-Bye Baby), born in Rome, Italy (d. 1969)
  • 1900-05-01 Ignazio Silone, Italian novelist/politician (Bread & Wine)
  • 1900-05-24 Eduardo De Filippo, Italian playwright, director, actor and poet (7 Deadly Sins, Shoot Loud), born in Naples, Italy (d. 1984)
  • 1900-08-31 Gino Lucetti, Italian anarchist, born Carrara, Italy (d. 1943)
  • 1900-10-16 Primo Conti, Italian painter (d. 1988)
  • 1900-11-04 Luigi Lucioni, Italian, landscape painter (opera stars)
  • 1901-01-05 Mario Scelba, premier Italy (1954-55)
  • 1901-02-27 Marino Marini, Italian sculptor/painter
  • 1901-04-06 Pier Giorgio Frassati, Italian Catholic (d. 1925)
  • 1901-04-11 Adriano Olivetti, Italian engineer/manufacturer (typewriter)
  • 1901-05-03 Gino Cervi, Italian actor (Les Miserables, Naked Maja), born in Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy (d. 1974)
  • 1901-05-15 Luis Monti, Argentine-Italian footballer (d. 1983)
  • 1901-07-07 Vittorio De Sica, Italian actor and director (Bicycle Thieves, Sciuscià), born in Sora, Lazio (d. 1974)

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1901-08-20 Salvatore Quasimodo, Italian poet, critic and translator (Nobel 1959), born in Modica, Italy (d. 1968)

Author/Poet Salvatore Quasimodo
Author/Poet
Salvatore Quasimodo
  • 1901-08-26 Tullio Campagnolo, Italian bicycle manufacturer (Fiat)

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1901-09-29 Enrico Fermi, Italian-American nuclear physicist, gone fission, fermium (Nobel 1938), born in Rome, Italy (d. 1954)

Father of the Atomic Bomb Enrico Fermi
Father of the Atomic Bomb
Enrico Fermi
  • 1901-09-29 Lanza del Vasto, Italian philosopher and activist (d. 1981)
  • 1902-04-18 Giuseppe Pella, Prime Minister of Italy (d. 1981)
  • 1902-07-20 Cesare Zavattini, Italian screenwriter (Bicycle Thiefs)
  • 1902-08-11 Alfredo Binda, Italian cyclist (d. 1986)

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1902-08-24 Carlo Gambino, Italian-born American mafioso (Gambino family), born in Palermo, Sicily, Italy (d. 1976)

Gangster Carlo Gambino
Gangster
Carlo Gambino
  • 1902-09-20 Cesare Zavattini, Italian screenwriter (Ladri di Biciclette)

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1902-09-26 Albert Anastasia [Umberto Anastasio], American-Italian gangster (Murder Inc), born in Tropea, Calabria, Italy (d. 1957)

  • 1902-10-13 Franco Giorgetti, Italian cyclist (Olympic gold 1920)
  • 1902-10-14 Learco Guerra, Italian cyclist (d. 1963)
  • 1902-11-29 Carlo Levi, Italian painter/novelist (Of Fear & Freedom)
  • 1902-12-22 Joe Adonis, Italian American crime-syndicate boss in NY & NJ
  • 1903-02-26 Giulio Natta, Italian chemist, Nobel laureate (d. 1979)
  • 1904-01-20 Renato Caccioppoli, Italian mathematician/grandson of Bakunin
  • 1904-02-03 Luigi Dallapiccola, Pisino Istria, Italian composer
  • 1904-04-29 Enrico Mattei, Italian oil magnate
  • 1904-07-05 Harold Acton, English/Italian historian/art collector
  • 1904-07-16 Goffredo Petrassi, Zagarolo Italy, composer (Beatitudines)
  • 1904-08-08 Achille Varzi, Italian race car driver (d. 1948)
  • 1904-08-28 Secondo Campini, Italian jet engine pioneer, born in Bologna, Italy (d. 1980)
  • 1904-09-15 Umberto II, van Piemonte, the last King of Italy (ruled 1946)
  • 1904-11-25 Toni Ortelli, Italian composer and alpinist (d. 2000)
  • 1905-01-08 Giacinto Scelsi, Italian composer and surrealist poet, born in La Spezia, Italy (d. 1998)
  • 1905-01-18 Joseph Bonanno, Italian-born gangster (d. 2002)

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1905-01-30 Emilio G. Segrè, Italian physicist and Nobel laureate (discovered the elements technetium, astatine and the sub-atomic antiparticle antiproton), born in Tivoli, Italy (d. 1989)

Physicist and Nobel Laureate Emilio G. Segrè
Physicist and Nobel Laureate
Emilio G. Segrè
  • 1905-03-09 Peter C Quennell, English biographer/critic (Byron in Italy)
  • 1905-07-05 Isa Miranda [Ines Sampietro], Italian model and actress (La Ronde), born in Bergamo (d. 1982)
  • 1905-08-08 Nino Martini, Italian actor (The Gay Desperado, Here's to Romance), born in Verona, Veneto, Italy (d. 1976)
  • 1905-10-17 Franco Albini, Italian architect
  • 1905-11-15 Annunzio Mantovani, orchestra leader (Mantovani), born in Venice, Italy
  • 1906-01-01 Giovanni D'Anzi, Italian songwriter (d. 1974)
  • 1906-02-04 Primo Carnera, Italian boxer (champ-1933)
  • 1906-05-08 Roberto Rossellini, director (Open City), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1906-05-20 Giuseppe Siri, Italian Catholic cardinal (d. 1989)

Famous Weddings


Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths

Deaths 601 - 700 of 1,080

  • 1875-01-03 Baldassare Galuppi, Italian composer (opera's buff), dies at 68
  • 1875-10-24 Raffaello Carboni, Italian writer
  • 1876-02-03 Gino Capponi, Italian marquis/literary/premier of Toscane, dies at 83

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1878-01-09 Victor Emmanuel II, King of Sardinia (1849-61) and Italy (1861-78), dies at 57

King of Sardinia and Italy Victor Emmanuel II
King of Sardinia and Italy
Victor Emmanuel II
  • 1878-07-17 Aleardo [Gaetano] Aleardi, Italian/Aust poet (Tre Fiumi), dies at 65
  • 1879-01-29 Antonia MB Antonucci, Italian cardinal/diplomat, dies at 80
  • 1880-12-15 Carlo Boncompagni di Mombello, Italian minister of Justice, dies at 76
  • 1882-02-03 Guglielmo Quarenghi, Italian composer and cellist, dies at 55

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1882-06-02 Guiseppi Garibaldi, Italian general and nationalist (Risorgimento) who helped unify Italy, dies at 74

Unifier of Italy Giuseppe Garibaldi
Unifier of Italy
Giuseppe Garibaldi
  • 1884-03-14 Quintino Sella, Italian statesman (b. 1827)
  • 1885-05-05 Lauro Rossi, Italian composer (I falsi monetari), dies at 73
  • 1886-01-16 Amilcare Ponchielli, Italian composer (La Gioconda), dies at 51
  • 1886-01-18 Baldassare Verazzi, Italian painter (b. 1819)
  • 1887-07-29 Agostino Depretis, Italian statesman (d. 1813)
  • 1888-01-31 John Bosco, Italian priest, youth worker, educator, founder of the Salesian Society, dies at 72
  • 1888-03-10 Ciro Pinsuti, Italian pianist/composer, dies at 57
  • 1888-05-17 Giacomo Zanella, Italian poet (b. 1820)
  • 1889-06-27 Carlotta Patti, Italian soprano, dies
  • 1889-07-07 Giovanni Bottesini, Italian Romantic composer, conductor and a double bass virtuoso, dies at 67
  • 1889-07-16 Michele Amari, Italian historian/minister of Education, dies at 83
  • 1889-10-18 Antonio Meucci, Italian inventor (b. 1808)
  • 1890-10-26 Collodi, [Carlo Lorenzini], Italian writer (Pinocchio), dies
  • 1891-07-21 Franco Faccio, Italian composer/conductor, dies at 51
  • 1892-08-11 Enrico Betti, Italian mathematician (b. 1813)
  • 1894-06-24 Marie François Sadi Carnot, President of France (1887-94), assassinated by Italian anarchist Sante Geronimo Caserio at 56
  • 1894-12-13 Sarah Parker Remond, US/Italian abolitionist, dies at 68
  • 1896-03-01 Albertone, Italian general (Eritrea), dies in battle
  • 1896-03-01 Arimondi, Italian general (Eritrea), dies in battle
  • 1896-03-01 Vittorio Dabormida, Italian general (Eritrea), dies in battle
  • 1897-02-07 Galileo Ferraris, Italian physicist and electrical engineer, dies at 49
  • 1897-12-18 Carlo A Alfieri, Italian Member of parliament, dies at 70
  • 1898-06-05 Salvatore Ferragamo, Italian Shoemaker
  • 1899-09-28 Giovanni Segantini, Italian painter (Become his fare), dies
  • 1900-01-30 Vittorio Bersezio, [Carlo Nugelli], Italian playwright, dies at 71
  • 1900-02-18 Eugenio Beltrami, Italian Mathematician (non-Euclidean geometry), dies at 64
  • 1900-07-29 Umberto I, Italian King (1878-1900) assassinated by Gaetano Bresci

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1901-01-27 Giuseppe Verdi, Italian composer, dies at 77

Composer Giuseppe Verdi
Composer
Giuseppe Verdi
  • 1901-08-11 Francesco Crispi, Italian minister of War/premier, dies at about 82
  • 1903-04-11 Gemma Galgani, Italian saint, dies at 25
  • 1903-06-10 Luigi Cremona, Italian mathematician (grafostatica), dies
  • 1906-09-02 Guiseppe Giacosa, Italian screenwriter (libretti opera Puccini), dies
  • 1907-02-16 Giosuè Carducci, Italian writer, Nobel Prize Laureate, dies at 71
  • 1908-03-12 Edmondo de Amicis, Italian writer (L'idioma Gentile), dies at 61
  • 1909-10-18 Alfredo Oriani, Italian writer (Political Struggle in Italy), dies at 57
  • 1909-10-19 Cesare Lombroso, Italian psychiatrist/criminologist, dies
  • 1910-02-06 Alfonso Maria Fusco. Beatified Italian Roman Catholic priest and founder (b.1839)
  • 1910-05-10 Stanislao Cannizzaro, Italian chemist, dies at 85
  • 1910-07-04 Giovanni Schiaparelli, Italian astronomer (discovered canals of Mars), dies at 75
  • 1911-03-07 Antonio Fogazzarro, Italian writer/poet (Il Santo, Leila), dies at 68
  • 1911-04-25 Emilio Salgari, Italian novelist (b. 1862)
  • 1913-12-07 Luigi Oreglia di Santo Stefano, Italian Catholic churchman and last surviving cardinal of Pius IX (b. 1828)
  • 1914-03-19 Giuseppe Mercalli, Italian volcanologist (b. 1850)
  • 1914-08-22 Giacomo Radini-Tedeschi Italian religious figure
  • 1914-11-06 Allessandro d'Ancona, Italian philologist (Dante), dies at 79
  • 1915-11-28 Luigi Capuana, Sicilian author and critic (C'era una Volta), dies at 76
  • 1916-01-08 Rembrandt Bugatti, Italian sculptor (b. 1884)
  • 1917-02-10 John William Waterhouse, Italian-born artist (b. 1849)
  • 1917-05-20 Philipp von Ferrary, Italian philatelist (b. 1850)

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1918-02-10 Ernesto Teodoro Moneta, Italian pacifist, Nobel Prize Laureate, dies at 84

Italian Pacifist Ernesto Teodoro Moneta
Italian Pacifist
Ernesto Teodoro Moneta
  • 1918-05-16 Eusapia Palladino, Italian spiritual medium, dies at 64
  • 1918-10-28 Ulisse Dini, Italian mathematician (b. 1845)
  • 1919-08-09 Ruggero Leoncavallo, Italian composer (I pagliacci/Zaza), dies at 62
  • 1919-09-27 Adelina [Adela JM] Patti, Italian soprano (Lucio), dies at 76
  • 1920-01-25 Amadeo Modigliani, Italian sculptor/painter, dies at 35
  • 1920-03-21 Federigo Tozzi, Italian writer/journalist (Torre, Tre Croci), dies at 37
  • 1921-08-02 Enrico Caruso, Italian opera singer, dies at 48
  • 1922-01-26 Luigi Denza, Italian composer (Funiculì, Funiculà), dies at 77
  • 1922-01-27 Giovanni Verga, Italian writer (I Mala Voglia), dies at 81
  • 1922-04-21 Alessandro Moreschi, Italian castrato (b. 1858)
  • 1923-08-19 Vilfredo Pareto, Italian sociologist and economist (b. 1845)
  • 1923-11-26 Alexander V Amfiteatrov, Russian/French/Italian writer, dies at 60
  • 1924-04-21 Eleanora Duse, Italian actress (La Gioconda, La Locandiera), dies at 64
  • 1924-05-10 Adolfo Albertazzi, Italian writer (L'ave), dies at 58
  • 1924-06-10 Giacomo Matteotti, Italian socialist deputy, assassinated by fascists
  • 1924-07-27 Ferruccio Busoni, Italian pianist/composer, dies at 58

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1924-11-29 Giacomo Puccini, Italian composer (Mme Butterfly), dies in Brussels at 65

Composer Giacomo Puccini
Composer
Giacomo Puccini
  • 1925-07-26 Antonio Ascari, Italian racing driver (b. 1888)

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1926-01-21 Camillo Golgi, Italian physician and medical researcher (Nobel Prize in Medicine-1906), dies at 81

Physician and Nobel Laureate Camillo Golgi
Physician and Nobel Laureate
Camillo Golgi
  • 1926-07-04 Pier Giorgio Frassati, Italian Saint (b. 1901)
  • 1927-04-15 Francesco Gaeta, Italian poet (Di Giacomo), dies at 47
  • 1927-06-14 Ottavio Bottecchia, Italian cyclist (b. 1894)
  • 1927-07-25 Matilde Serao, [Tuffolina], Italian writer (Land of Cockayne), dies
  • 1928-02-29 Armando V Diaz, Italian marshal/minister of War (1922-24), dies at 66
  • 1928-03-31 Medardo Rosso, Italian sculptor (portraits), dies at 69
  • 1928-07-17 Giovanni Giolitti, 5x Prime Minister of Italy (1892-93, 1903-05, 1906-09, 1911-14, 1920-21), dies at 85
  • 1928-09-13 Italo Svevo, [Ettore Schmitz], Italian writer (Una Vita), dies at 66
  • 1928-09-29 Lido Manetti [Arnold Kent], Italian-born American actor, dies of a car accident at 29
  • 1928-12-21 Luigi Cadorna, Italian fieldmarshal (WW I, Caporetto), dies at 78
  • 1929-11-26 Michele Esposito, Italian composer who worked in Ireland, dies at 74
  • 1931-07-04 Emanuele F duke of Aosta, Italian WW I-general/fascist, dies at 62
  • 1932-01-08 Eurosia Fabris, Italian Catholic (b. 1866)
  • 1932-03-01 Dino Campana, Italian poet (Canti Orfici), dies at 46
  • 1932-07-22 Errico Malatesta, Italian anarchist (b. 1853)
  • 1932-11-21 Vito Pardo, Italian sculptor (Columbus monument Argentina), dies
  • 1933-03-18 Luigi A duke of the Abruzzi, Italian explorer (Ruwenzori), dies at 60
  • 1934-11-23 Giovanni Brunero, Italian cyclist (b. 1895)
  • 1935-04-18 Ignazio Guidi, Italian orientalist and archaeologist, dies at 90
  • 1935-11-09 Paolo Orsi, Italian Archaeologist, dies at 76
  • 1936-04-18 Ottorino Respighi, Italian composer (Belkis), dies at 56
  • 1936-08-15 Grazia Deledda, Sardina/Italian author (Nobel 1926), dies at 64