34 Notable alumni of
University of Siena

The University of Siena is 1106th in the world, 374th in Europe, and 23rd in Italy by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 34 notable alumni from the University of Siena sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Gianna Nannini

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    Gianna Nannini
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    singer-songwritermusiciansingersongwritercomposer
    Biography

    Gianna Nannini is an Italian singer-songwriter and musician. Her most notable songs include "America" (1979), "Fotoromanza" (1984) and "Bello e impossibile" (1986), the latter an international hit in Austria, Germany, Italy and Switzerland.

  2. Carlo Cottarelli

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    Carlo Cottarelli
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    economist
    Biography

    Carlo Cottarelli is an Italian economist and former director of the International Monetary Fund. On 28 May 2018 he was designated Prime Minister of Italy by President Sergio Mattarella, to lead a caretaker government that would bring Italy toward new elections. However, after few days, the Five Star Movement and the League reached an agreement and a new government, led by Giuseppe Conte, was formed.

  3. Pius II

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    Pius II
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1405-1464 (aged 59)
    Occupations
    Catholic priestdiplomatwriteruniversity teacherpoet
    Biography

    Pope Pius II, born Enea Silvio Bartolomeo Piccolomini (Latin: Aeneas Silvius Bartholomeus; 18 October 1405 – 14 August 1464), was head of the Catholic Church and ruler of the Papal States from 19 August 1458 to his death. He was born at Corsignano in the Sienese territory of a noble but impoverished family. His longest and most enduring work is the story of his life, the Commentaries, which is the only revealed autobiography ever to have been written by a reigning pope.

  4. Brunori Sas

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    Brunori Sas
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1977-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    singer-songwriter
    Biography

    Brunori Sas is an Italian singer born 28 September 1977 in Cosenza, Calabria. He reached number one on the FIMI albums chart in 2020 with his fifth album Cip!

  5. Julius III

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    Julius III
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1487-1555 (aged 68)
    Occupations
    clericCatholic priest
    Biography

    Pope Julius III, born Giovanni Maria Ciocchi del Monte, was head of the Catholic Church and ruler of the Papal States from 7 February 1550 to his death in 1555.

  6. Alexander VII

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    Alexander VII
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1599-1667 (aged 68)
    Occupations
    diplomatclericCatholic priest
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    Pope Alexander VII, born Fabio Chigi, was head of the Catholic Church and ruler of the Papal States from 7 April 1655 to his death in 1667.

  7. Marcellus II

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    Marcellus II
    Born in
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    Years
    1501-1555 (aged 54)
    Occupations
    Catholic priestlibrarian
    Biography

    Pope Marcellus II, born Marcello Cervini degli Spannochi, was head of the Catholic Church and ruler of the Papal States from 9 April 1555 until his death 22 days later.

  8. Bernardino of Siena

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    Bernardino of Siena
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1380-1444 (aged 64)
    Occupations
    writertheologian
    Biography

    Bernardino of Siena was an Italian priest and Franciscan missionary. He was a systematizer of Scholastic economics. His popular preaching made him famous during his own lifetime because it was frequently directed against sorcery, gambling, infanticide, witchcraft, homosexuality, Jews, and usury. Bernardino was later canonised by the Catholic Church as a saint - where he is also referred to as “the Apostle of Italy” - for his efforts to revive the country's Catholic faith during the 15th century.

  9. Carlo Rosselli

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    Carlo Rosselli
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1899-1937 (aged 38)
    Occupations
    politicianjournalistphilosopherwriterresistance fighter
    Biography

    Carlo Alberto Rosselli was an Italian Jewish political leader, journalist, historian, philosopher and anti-fascist activist, first in Italy and then abroad. He developed a theory of reformist, non-Marxist socialism inspired by the British Labour movement that he described as "liberal socialism". Rosselli founded the anti-fascist militant movement Giustizia e Libertà. Rosselli personally took part in combat in the Spanish Civil War where he served on the Republican side.

  10. Dino Giarrusso

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    Dino Giarrusso
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Dino Giarrusso is an Italian television personality and politician.

  11. Giovanni Comisso

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    Giovanni Comisso
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1895-1969 (aged 74)
    Occupations
    writerjournalist
    Biography

    Giovanni Comisso was an important Italian writer of the twentieth century, appreciated by Eugenio Montale, Umberto Saba, Gianfranco Contini and many others.

  12. Rino Rappuoli

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    Rino Rappuoli
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1952-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    immunologist
    Biography

    Rino Rappuoli is Chief Scientist & head of external research and development at GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Vaccines. Previously, he has served as visiting scientist at Rockefeller University and Harvard Medical School and held roles at Sclavo, Vaccine Research and CSO, Chiron Corporation, and Novartis Vaccines.

  13. Randolfo Pacciardi

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    Randolfo Pacciardi
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1899-1991 (aged 92)
    Occupations
    politicianjournalistlawyer
    Biography

    Randolfo Pacciardi was an Italian politician, a member of the Italian Republican Party (PRI). He was also an officer who fought during World War I and in the Spanish Civil War.

  14. Giorgio Antonucci

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    Giorgio Antonucci
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1933-2017 (aged 84)
    Occupations
    physicianpsychoanalystessayistpoet
    Biography

    Giorgio Antonucci was an Italian physician, known for his questioning of the basis of psychiatry.

  15. Flavio Delbono

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    Flavio Delbono
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    economistpolitician
    Biography

    Flavio Delbono is an Italian politician and economist. He served as the mayor of Bologna from 25 June 2009 until 28 January 2010, when he was forced to resign as he was being investigated for crimes such as embezzlement, fraud and aggravated abuse of office following allegations made by his former lover.

  16. Agnolo Firenzuola

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    Agnolo Firenzuola
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1493-1543 (aged 50)
    Occupations
    poetwriter
    Biography

    Agnolo Firenzuola was an Italian poet and litterateur.

  17. Paolo Mascagni

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    Paolo Mascagni
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1755-1815 (aged 60)
    Occupations
    anatomistuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Paolo Mascagni was an Italian physician and anatomist. He is most well known for publishing the first complete description of the lymphatic system.

  18. Flavio Chigi

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    Flavio Chigi
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1631-1693 (aged 62)
    Occupations
    librarianCatholic priest
    Biography

    Flavio Chigi was an Italian Catholic Cardinal and Duke of Ariccia. He was Cardinal-Nephew to Pope Alexander VII and became a powerful political force inside the Roman Catholic Church during the latter half of the 17th century.

  19. Antonio Cornazzano

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    Antonio Cornazzano
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1430-1484 (aged 54)
    Occupations
    poetwriterchoreographerdancer
    Biography

    Antonio Cornazzano was an Italian poet, writer, biographer, and dancing master.

  20. Bruno Valentini

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    Bruno Valentini
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Bruno Valentini is an Italian politician.

  21. Andrzej Leszczyński

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    Andrzej Leszczyński
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1608-1658 (aged 50)
    Occupations
    Catholic priest
    Biography

    Andrzej Leszczyński, of Wieniawa coat of arms, was a Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth noble and priest.

  22. Niccolò Fortiguerra

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    Niccolò Fortiguerra
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1419-1473 (aged 54)
    Occupations
    Catholic priest
    Biography

    Niccolò Fortiguerra was an Italian papal legate, military commander, and Cardinal.

  23. Francesco Falconi

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    Francesco Falconi
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Francesco Falconi is an Italian fantasy writer.

  24. Nils Turesson Bielke

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    Nils Turesson Bielke
    Born in
    Sweden Flag Sweden
    Years
    1569-1639 (aged 70)
    Enrolled in the University of Siena
    Studied in 1591
    Occupations
    diplomatjudgecivil servant
    Biography

    Nils Turesson Bielke, was a Swedish statesman, member of the privy council, son of Ture Pedersson Bielke.

  25. Mauritius Ferber

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    Mauritius Ferber
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1471-1537 (aged 66)
    Occupations
    diplomatCatholic priest
    Biography

    Mauritius Ferber was a member of the patrician Ferber family. As Roman Catholic Prince-Bishop of Warmia (Ermland), he prevented most towns in his diocese from converting to Protestantism while the surrounding hitherto Catholic State of the Teutonic Order was transformed into the Duchy of Prussia and became the first state to adopt Lutheranism.

  26. Matthias of Trakai

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    Matthias of Trakai
    Years
    1370-1453 (aged 83)
    Occupations
    Catholic priest
    Biography

    Matthias of Trakai or of Vilnius was a Lithuanian Roman Catholic clergyman, the first Bishop of Samogitia from its establishment in 1417 until 1422 and the fifth Bishop of Vilnius from 4 May 1422 until 9 May 1453 and an ex officio member of the Council of Lords.

  27. Alessandro Antichi

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    Alessandro Antichi
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Alessandro Antichi is an Italian politician and lawyer.

  28. Enrico Luigi Micheli

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    Enrico Luigi Micheli
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1938-2011 (aged 73)
    Occupations
    politicianwriterphotographer
    Biography

    Enrico Luigi Micheli was an Italian politician and writer.

  29. Andrea Bellini

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    Andrea Bellini
    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    museum director
    Biography

    Andrea Bellini is an Italian and Swiss curator and contemporary art critic based in Geneva, Switzerland. Since 2012, he is director of the Centre d’Art Contemporain Genève, and artistic director of the Biennial of Moving Images (Biennale de l’Image en Mouvement).

  30. Desara Muriqi

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    Desara Muriqi
    Born in
    Albania Flag Albania
    Years
    1985-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    race car driver
    Biography

    Desara Muriqi is an Albanian rally driver born in Shkodër. She moved to Sansepolcro, Italy in 2002, and in 2011 she took a degree in Foreign languages and literatures at the University of Siena.

  31. Fabio Mignanelli

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    Fabio Mignanelli
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1496-1557 (aged 61)
    Occupations
    priestuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Fabio Mignanelli was an Italian Roman Catholic bishop and cardinal.

  32. Nicolaus Henel von Hennenfeld

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    Nicolaus Henel von Hennenfeld
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1582-1656 (aged 74)
    Occupations
    authorhistorianwriter
    Biography

    Nicholas Henel was a Silesian historian, receiver, biographer and a chronicler. He's considered to be the most outstanding representative of Renaissance's historiography of Silesia.

  33. Georg Anton von Rodenstein

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    Georg Anton von Rodenstein
    Years
    1579-1652 (aged 73)
    Occupations
    Catholic priest
    Biography

    Georg Anton von Rodenstein was the Prince-Bishop of Worms from 1629 to 1652.

  34. Maurizio Cenni

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    Maurizio Cenni
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Maurizio Cenni is an Italian politician.