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Required Reading for Italian-Americans...

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

December 30
39AD  Titus 10th Roman emperor, conqueror of Jerusalem
273    Bishop of Rome, Felix dies
1566  Composer Alessandro Piccinini born
1572  Galeazzo Alessi Italian architect (Palazza Marino, Milan), dies at 60
1741  Composer Bartolomeo Giacometti born
1788  Francesco Zuccarelli Italian rococo painter/etcher, dies at 86
1935  Italian bombers destroy Swedish Red Cross unit in Ethiopia
1963  Actress Alessandra Mussolini born in Naples, Italy

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