Sicilian Culture

The Food & Drink, People, History, Culture, Language, News, Folklore, History, Links, Traditions & More!


Please support this
site by shopping at


Required Reading for Italian-Americans...

This Day in History:
Italian Contributions in the Month of November

December 9
 Byzantines Libya occupies Rome on Ostrogoten
1212  Frederik II crowns himself the Roman Catholic King
1565  Gianangelo de' Medici (Pius IV), Italian Pope dies at age 66
1636  Writer/Architect Giovanni B Aleotti dies at age 90
1767  Architect Benedetto Alfieri dies
1940  General Maletti dies in battle
1941  China declares war on Japan, Germany and Italy

Much of the information found here was compiled from...

© Copyright 1999-2002 (MCMXCIX) Cristaldi Communications Web Design, Hosting & Promotion - - December 1, 2002