Italians

  1. Leonardo Da Vinci – artist, scientist, anatomist, inventor. One of the most brilliant minds in human history
  2. St Francis of Assisi (1182-1226)
  3. Michelangelo – Gifted artist. Creator of Statue of David, The Sistine Chapel and The Pieta.
  4. Galileo – inventor and scientist. Made great strides with telescope and helped to promote view of universe with sun as the centre.
  5. Dante
  6. Raphael – Renaissance artist
  7. Caravaggio – Renaissance artist
  8. Giuseppe Garibaldi
  9. Giuseppe Mazzini (1805-1872)
  10. Christopher Columbus (1451 – 1506)

See: Famous Italians