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Required Reading for Italian-Americans...

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

December 10
 Writher Giovanni Battista Guarini born
1593  Archaeologist Antonio Bosio descendeds into the subterranean Christian burial chambers, located under the streets of Rome and is known as the "Columbus of the Catacombs"
1854  The 2nd construction of the structure known as St Paul's Outside the Walls was consecrated
1887  Austria-Hungary, Italy & Great-Britain sign military treaty of Balkan
1907  Actor Amedeo Nazzari born
1943  British Army occupies Orsogna/Ortona in Italy
1988  Academy Award Winning Actor Richard S. Castellano dies of a heart attack at age 55

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