Mantua

Mantua

Mantua is a city surrounded by 3 artificial lakes in the northern Italian region of Lombardy. It's known for the architectural legacy of the Renaissance Gonzaga rulers, who built the Ducal Palace. This imposing building houses the Bridal Chamber, decorated with Andrea Mantegna frescoes. The Gonzagas also built the Te Palace, known for the Chamber of the Giants, where every surface is painted with mythological scenes.

People born in Mantua (First 48 people) - Page 0

Pietro Pomponazzi

Pietro Pomponazzi

Italian philosopher

Franco Migliacci

Franco Migliacci

Lyricist

Giulio Turcato

Giulio Turcato

Artist

Vannozza dei Cattanei

Vannozza dei Cattanei

Roberto Boninsegna

Roberto Boninsegna

Italian former football player

Franca Sozzani

Franca Sozzani

Italian journalist

Carla Sozzani

Carla Sozzani

Italian gallerist

Ivanoe Bonomi

Ivanoe Bonomi

Italian statesman

Cristian Marchi

Cristian Marchi

Italian music producer

Giovanni Gonzaga

Giovanni Gonzaga

Federico I Gonzaga, Marquess of Mantua's son

Lucido Parocchi

Lucido Parocchi

Paolino Dalla Porta

Paolino Dalla Porta

Musician

Gino Rocca

Gino Rocca

Screenwriter

Elisabetta Gonzaga

Elisabetta Gonzaga

Francesco II Gonzaga, Marquess of Mantua's sister

Federico II Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Federico II Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Ruler

Emma Marcegaglia

Emma Marcegaglia

President of Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli

Enzo Dara

Enzo Dara

Italian bass

Eleonora Buratto

Eleonora Buratto

Italian soprano

Dave Rodgers

Dave Rodgers

Italian songwriter

Carlo Alberto Orecchia

Carlo Alberto Orecchia

Actor

Théodolinde de Beauharnais

Théodolinde de Beauharnais

Alessandro Micai

Alessandro Micai

Italian football player

Gianni Dall'Aglio

Gianni Dall'Aglio

Musical artist

Gionata Mirai

Gionata Mirai

Italian musician

Guglielmo Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Guglielmo Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Eleonora Gonzaga

Eleonora Gonzaga

Princess

Francesco IV Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Francesco IV Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Vincenzo Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Vincenzo Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Ruler

Maria Gonzaga, Duchess of Montferrat

Maria Gonzaga, Duchess of Montferrat

Irene Bignardi

Irene Bignardi

Film critic

Alessandra Mirka Gatti

Alessandra Mirka Gatti

Italian singer

Ferdinando Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Ferdinando Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Patrizio Roversi

Patrizio Roversi

Television presenter

Ferrante Gonzaga

Ferrante Gonzaga

Condottiero

Clara Gonzaga

Clara Gonzaga

Dauphine of Auvergne

Ercole Gonzaga

Ercole Gonzaga

Italian cardinal

Ippolita Gonzaga

Ippolita Gonzaga

Nun

Francesco III Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Francesco III Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Vincenzo II Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Vincenzo II Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua

Federico Gonzaga

Federico Gonzaga

Cardinal

Matteo Soragna

Matteo Soragna

Italian former professional basketball player

Antonio Marcegaglia

Antonio Marcegaglia

Luigi Gaetti

Luigi Gaetti

Italian physician

Stefano Giavazzi Musician

Stefano Giavazzi Musician

Italian pianist

Gino Fano

Gino Fano

Mathematician

Salamone Rossi

Salamone Rossi

Italian Violinist

Paolo Barbieri

Paolo Barbieri

Italian illustrator

Gloria Piedimonte

Gloria Piedimonte

Italian singer

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