Birth Place Matching "Florence, Tuscany, Italy" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Rose McGowan
Actress | Planet Terror
Rose McGowan is an American actress and director, known for her contribution to independent film. Since the age of nineteen, she has appeared in acclaimed films by Gregg Araki, Wes Craven, Brian De Palma, Robert Rodriguez and Quentin Tarantino. In 2014, her directorial debut Dawn (2014) was ...
Director | Romeo and Juliet
Franco Zeffirelli was born on February 12, 1923 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy as Gian Franco Corsi Zeffirelli. He is known for his work on Romeo and Juliet (1968), The Taming of the Shrew (1967) and La traviata (1982). He died on June 15, 2019 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
Director | Rambo: First Blood Part II
George P. Cosmatos was born on January 4, 1941 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy as Yorgo Pan Cosmatos. He was a director and writer, known for Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985), Cobra (1986) and Tombstone (1993). He was married to Birgitta Ljungberg. He died on April 19, 2005 in Victoria, British ...
Actress | Mine vaganti
Elena Sofia Ricci was born on March 29, 1962 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy as Elena Sofia Barucchieri. She is an actress, known for Loose Cannons (2010), Ne parliamo lunedì (1989) and Io e mia sorella (1987). She has been married to Stefano Mainetti since October 2003. They have one child. She...
Actress | Elisa di Rivombrosa
Vittoria Puccini was born on 18 November 1981 in Florence, Italy. After graduating from high school, she first appeared on screen in Sergio Rubini's TV movie Tutto l'amore che c'è (2000), but finally became a star on Italian TV, playing the main character on Elisa di Rivombrosa (2003). She ...
Actress | Nine
Martina Stella was born on November 28, 1984 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy. She is an actress, known for Nine (2009), Ocean's Twelve (2004) and The Early Bird Catches the Worm (2008). She has been married to Andrea Manfredonia since September 3, 2016. They have one child.
10. Lorella De Luca
Actress | Orlando e i Paladini di Francia
Lorella De Luca was born on September 17, 1940 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy. She was an actress and assistant director, known for Roland the Mighty (1956), Taras Bulba, il cosacco (1962) and Poor But Beautiful (1957). She was married to Duccio Tessari. She died on January 9, 2014 in Rome, Lazio, ...
11. Vanna Bonta
Actress | Beauty and the Beast
Vanna Bonta is an American writer and actress known for her cameo as the superhero's mother (Zed's queen) in the fantasy classic The Beastmaster (1982), and for her work on Beauty and the Beast (1991), An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (1991), and The Universe (2007). She grew up in Bangkok, ...
12. Gino Corrado
Actor | The Amateur Gentleman
Gino Corrado Liserani was born in Pisa, Italy in 1963, the father of Carlo Liserani, a marble and art dealer. Corrado grew up in Florence. In 1895, Carlos Liserani, brother Cyrus, and their families emigrated to the United States, settling near Coney Island in New York, where the men took up jobs ...
13. Marina Malfatti
Actress | Tutti i colori del buio
Marina Malfatti was born on April 25, 1933 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy as Marisa Malfatti. She was an actress, known for All the Colors of the Dark (1972), Sherlock Holmes (1968) and Malombra (1974). She was married to Umberto La Rocca. She died on June 8, 2016 in Rome, Italy.
Actor | The Bourne Identity
Orso Maria Guerrini was born on October 25, 1943 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy. He is an actor, known for The Bourne Identity (2002), Double Team (1997) and Keoma (1976). He has been married to Cristina Sebastianelli since August 4, 2011. He was previously married to Alessandra Carella and Catherine ...
16. Will Kirby
Self | Big Brother
Board certified dermatologist, Dr. Will Kirby, has a degree in Biology from Emory University. He received his medical degree from Nova Southeastern University and completed his first year of postgraduate training in Internal Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical Center. His dermatology residency training...
Actress | Assunta Spina
Francesca Bertini was undoubtedly one of the first divas of cinema, a lady not only on screen but also in real life. She made her film debut in La dea del mare (1907) and after that producers fought for her services. In 1921 she married European nobleman and banker Alfred Cartier. She tried her ...
Director | American Night
Alessio Jim Della Valle is a film director, writer and inventor. He was born and raised in Florence, Italy. He travelled the world extensively and by age 30 he had lived in over 10 countries. He is fluent in different languages.
He holds a degree cum laude from Bologna University's DAMS and studied ...
23. Carlo Collodi
Writer | Pinocchio
Carlo Collodi was really Carlo Lorenzini, a journalist and rabble-rouser who settled down to write children's stories. He took his pen name from the town of his mother's birth, Collodi. When he originally published "Pinocchio" in the form of a magazine serial, Lorenzini's intention was to kill ...
24. Dante Alighieri
Writer | The Trophy Case: Judgement
Dante Alighieri was born in 1265 into the lower nobility of Florence, to Alighiero di Bellincione d'Alighiero, a moneylender. A precocious student, Dante's education focused on rhetoric and grammar. He also became enamored with a young girl, Beatrice Portinari, whose death in 1290 threw a grieving ...
25. Stefano Patrizi
Actor | Roma a mano armata
His father's name was Gianfranco Patrizi and was Italian and his mother's name is Brigitte Prager and is Swiss. He stopped acting in 1980 and is now running a production company in Milan for advertising commercials. The company is called New Ways and is one of the top 30 advertising companies in ...
Art Department | La vita di Leonardo da Vinci
The archetypal "Renaissance Man," Leonardo da Vinci was one of the greatest scientific minds as well as one of the greatest visual artists the human race has ever produced. The illegitimate son of a wealthy Florentine notary, Piero da Vinci, and a peasant woman named Caterina, Leonardo was born in ...
27. Andrea Checchi
Actor | La signora senza camelie
Born in Florence, Checchi appeared in over 150 films in his lengthy career, which spanned from 1934 to his death in 1974. The son of a painter, he studied painting at the Accademia di Belle Arti di Firenze. Moved to Rome, he attended the acting course held by Alessandro Blasetti who gave him a ...
31. Carlo Cecchi
Actor | Le violon rouge
Considered one of the leading figures of Italian innovation in theater, Cecchi alternates the work of stage and film actor to that of a theater director. Memorable is his performance in the drama "End of the match" by Samuel Beckett and, for the cinema, that of Renato Caccioppoli in "Morte di un ...
33. Ilaria Occhini
Actress | Mine vaganti
Ilaria Occhini was born on March 28, 1934 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy. She was an actress, known for Loose Cannons (2010), Benvenuti in casa Gori (1990) and Mar nero (2008). She was married to Raffaele La Capria. She died on July 20, 2019 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
34. Gigi Ballista
Actor | Midnight Express
Gigi Ballista was born on December 1, 1918 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy as Luigi Ballista. He was an actor, known for Midnight Express (1978), The Birds, the Bees and the Italians (1966) and Finalmente le mille e una notte (1972). He died on August 2, 1980 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
Writer | Monna Vanna
Born into a time of extreme political upheaveal, Niccolò Machiavelli was a member of the old Florentine nobility. He received a proper humanistic Renaissance education, and as a young man began the climb up the perilous political ladder of Italy. In 1502 he was sent to Romagna as an envoy to Cesare...
38. Francesco Nuti
Actor | Io, Chiara e lo scuro
Francesco Nuti was born on 17 May 1955 in Prato near Florence. He made his debut in cinema industry with Giancattivi trio composed by Alessandro Benvenuti and Athina Cenci. They acted in the film Ad ovest di Paperino (1981) with acclaim from both critics and public. Then he acted with Italian ...
41. Buff Cobb
Actress | The Sam Levenson Show
Buff Cobb was born on October 19, 1927 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy as Patricia Cobb Chapman. She was an actress, known for The Sam Levenson Show (1951), Masquerade Party (1952) and Mike and Buff (1951). She was married to Herbert Spencer Martin, Mike Wallace, William Eythe and Gregson Edward ...
42. Kays Al-Atrakchi
Composer | Cutting Room
Kays Al-Atrakchi's musical career as a highly regarded composer spans over a decade of extensive work on award winning films, commercials, and television series. Kays' traditional roots coupled with an urban-savvy attitude have given his own music unique qualities of color and texture. His diverse ...
46. Katie Boyle
Actress | ITV Play of the Week
Katie Boyle was born on May 29, 1926 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy as Caterina Irene Elena Maria Imperiali de Principi di Francavilla. She was an actress, known for ITV Play of the Week (1955), Intent to Kill (1958) and Not Wanted on Voyage (1957). She was married to Peter Saunders, Greville Pollard ...
50. Dacia Maraini
Writer | L'amore coniugale
Dacia Maraini was born on November 13, 1936 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy. She is a writer and director, known for L'amore coniugale (1970), Kill the Fatted Calf and Roast It (1970) and Aborto: Parlano le donne (1976). She was previously married to Lucio Pozzi.