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Index Grosseto

Grosseto is a city and comune in the central Italian region of Tuscany, the capital of the Province of Grosseto. [1]

181 relations: Abbey of San Pancrazio al Fango, Administrative division, Alberese, Albertanus of Brescia, Alberto Sordi, Aldobrandeschi family, Alessandra Sensini, Alfonso V of Aragon, American football, Andrea da Grosseto, Angiolo Mazzoni, Antipope Nicholas V, Art Nouveau, Artichoke, Asia Argento, Association football, Baldassarre Lanci, Bank of Italy, Baroque, Batignano, Battle of Montaperti, Bean, Bell, Bell tower, Birkirkara, Black Death, Blind Fool Love, Borage, Braccagni, Broccoli, Cabbage, Carlo Cassola, Castiglione della Pescaia, Catholic Encyclopedia, Centre-right in Italy, Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, Chiesa dei Bigi, Grosseto, Chiusi, Circoscrizione, Coat of arms, Comune, Corsica, Cosimo I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Cottbus, Cricket, Dimitrovgrad, Bulgaria, Duchy of Bavaria, Egisto Macchi, Elsa Martinelli, Empoli, ..., Etruscan civilization, European Athletics U20 Championships, European Cup (baseball), F.C. Grosseto S.S.D., Fascism, Fascist architecture, Ferdinando I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Florence, Florence Airport, Focaccia, Francesco Falaschi, Francesco Falconi, Francesco I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Francesco Mori, Francesco Schettino, Frazione, Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor, Genoa, Giannutri, Grand Duchy of Tuscany, Grosseto Airport, Grosseto Baseball Club, Grosseto railway station, Guardia di Finanza, Guelphs and Ghibellines, Henry X, Duke of Bavaria, High Middle Ages, Horse racing, House of Medici, I Am Emma, IAAF World U20 Championships, Il Sorpasso, Imperial vicar, Independent politician, Isola del Giglio, Istia d'Ombrone, It's Happening Tomorrow, Italian Baseball League, Italian language, Italian literature, Italy, Jacopo Piccinino, Jessica Brando, Journey with Papa, Jude Law, Kashiwara, Osaka, Knights Hospitaller, La vita agra, La vita agra (film), Laura Morante, Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport, Leonardo Pieraccioni, Leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany, List of rulers of Tuscany, Livy, Lorenzo Porciatti, Lothair II, Holy Roman Emperor, Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor, Luciano Bianciardi, Luigi Pistilli, Maremma, Maremmana, Marina di Grosseto, Massa Marittima, Massimo Troisi, Matt Damon, Matteo di Giovanni, Mediterranean climate, Middle Ages, Monica Bellucci, Monte Amiata, Montepescali, Montreuil, Seine-Saint-Denis, Narbonne, Neoclassical architecture, Nothing Left to Do But Cry, Oasis of Fear, Ombrone, Oreste Piccioni, Our Lady of Graces, Palazzo Aldobrandeschi, Palio di Siena, Pinocchio (2002 film), Pisa International Airport, Pisa–Rome railway, Podestà, Pope Clement IV, Porto Santo Stefano, Principina a Mare, Principina Terra, Province of Grosseto, Punta Ala, Quartiere, Renaissance, Renaissance Revival architecture, Republic of Siena, Rispescia, Robert De Niro, Roberto Benigni, Roman Catholic Diocese of Grosseto, Roman Republic, Romanesque architecture, Romanesque Revival architecture, Rusellae, Saint Lawrence, Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, San Francesco, Grosseto, San Pietro, Grosseto, Santa Fiora, Serie B, Shymkent, Siena, Sister city, Stadio Olimpico Carlo Zecchini, Summer Games (2011 film), T-bone steak, Taraxacum, The Ages of Love, The Talented Mr. Ripley, Track and field, Travertine, Tuscan Archipelago, Tuscany, Tyrrhenian Sea, Ugo Tognazzi, Umberto Lenzi, Vetulonia, Via Aurelia, Viola Kisses Everybody, Vittorio Gassman, 2007–08 Serie B. Expand index (131 more) »

Abbey of San Pancrazio al Fango

The Abbey of San Pancrazio al Fango is a ruined abbey in the comune of Grosseto, Tuscany.

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Administrative division

An administrative division, unit, entity, area or region, also referred to as a subnational entity, statoid, constituent unit, or country subdivision, is a portion of a country or other region delineated for the purpose of administration.

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Alberese is a rural town in southern Tuscany, a frazione of the comune of Grosseto.

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Albertanus of Brescia

Albertanus of Brescia (Italian: Albertano da Brescia, c. 1195 – c. 1251), author of Latin social treatises and sermons.

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Alberto Sordi

Alberto Sordi (15 June 1920 – 24 February 2003), Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI was an Italian actor.

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Aldobrandeschi family

The Aldobrandeschi were an Italian noble family from southern Tuscany.

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Alessandra Sensini

Alessandra Sensini (born 26 January 1970 in Grosseto) is an Italian windsurfer.

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Alfonso V of Aragon

Alfonso the Magnanimous KG (also Alphonso; Alfons; 1396 – 27 June 1458) was the King of Aragon (as Alfonso V), Valencia (as Alfonso III), Majorca, Sardinia and Corsica (as Alfonso II), Sicily (as Alfonso I) and Count of Barcelona (as Alfonso IV) from 1416, and King of Naples (as Alfonso I) from 1442 until his death.

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American football

American football, referred to as football in the United States and Canada and also known as gridiron, is a team sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end.

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Andrea da Grosseto

Andrea da Grosseto was an Italian writer of the 13th century.

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Angiolo Mazzoni

Angiolo Mazzoni (May 21, 1894 – September 28, 1979) was a state architect and engineer of the Italian Fascist government of the 1920s and 1930s.

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Antipope Nicholas V

Nicholas V, born Pietro Rainalducci (c. 125816 October 1333) was an antipope in Italy from 12 May 1328 to 25 July 1330 during the pontificate of Pope John XXII (1316–34) at Avignon.

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Art Nouveau

Art Nouveau is an international style of art, architecture and applied art, especially the decorative arts, that was most popular between 1890 and 1910.

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The globe artichoke (Cynara cardunculus var. scolymus)Rottenberg, A., and D. Zohary, 1996: "The wild ancestry of the cultivated artichoke." Genet.

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Asia Argento

Asia Argento (born Aria Maria Vittoria Rossa Argento; 20 September 1975) is an Italian actress, singer, model, activist and director.

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Association football

Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.

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Baldassarre Lanci

Baldassarre Lanci (1510–1571) was an Italian architect, inventor, theatrical set designer, and master of perspective of the Renaissance period.

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Bank of Italy

Headquarters in Rome The Bank of Italy, known in Italian as Banca d'Italia, also known as Bankitalia, is the central bank of Italy and part of the European System of Central Banks.

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The Baroque is a highly ornate and often extravagant style of architecture, art and music that flourished in Europe from the early 17th until the late 18th century.

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Batignano is a small town in southern Tuscany, a frazione of the comune of Grosseto, positioned at about 10 km north-east of the capital on one of the last foot-hills of the valley of Ombrone which dominated the ancient city of Roselle.

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Battle of Montaperti

The Battle of Montaperti was fought on 4 September 1260 between Florence and Siena in Tuscany as part of the conflict between the Guelphs and Ghibellines.

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A bean is a seed of one of several genera of the flowering plant family Fabaceae, which are used for human or animal food.

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A bell is a directly struck idiophone percussion instrument.

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Bell tower

A bell tower is a tower that contains one or more bells, or that is designed to hold bells even if it has none.

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Birkirkara (abbreviated B'Kara) is a town in the central region of Malta.

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Black Death

The Black Death, also known as the Great Plague, the Black Plague, or simply the Plague, was one of the most devastating pandemics in human history, resulting in the deaths of an estimated people in Eurasia and peaking in Europe from 1347 to 1351.

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Blind Fool Love

Blind Fool Love is an Italian post-hardcore band, founded in Grosseto, Tuscany in 2005.

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Borage (Borago officinalis), also known as a starflower, is an annual herb in the flowering plant family Boraginaceae.

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Braccagni is a modern frazione of the comune of Grosseto, positioned in the northern part of the communal territory, at the bottom of the hill of Montepescali.

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Broccoli is an edible green plant in the cabbage family whose large flowering head is eaten as a vegetable.

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Cabbage or headed cabbage (comprising several cultivars of Brassica oleracea) is a leafy green, red (purple), or white (pale green) biennial plant grown as an annual vegetable crop for its dense-leaved heads.

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Carlo Cassola

Carlo Cassola (17 March 1917 – 29 January 1987) was an influential Italian novelist and essayist.

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Castiglione della Pescaia

Castiglione della Pescaia, regionally simply abbreviated as Castiglione, is an ancient seaside town in the province of Grosseto, in Tuscany, Italy.

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Catholic Encyclopedia

The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the Constitution, Doctrine, Discipline, and History of the Catholic Church, also referred to as the Old Catholic Encyclopedia and the Original Catholic Encyclopedia, is an English-language encyclopedia published in the United States and designed to serve the Roman Catholic Church.

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Centre-right in Italy

The Centre-right appears in Italy for the first time in 1850 when the Historical Right leader Camillo Benso, Count of Cavour and the Historical Left one, Urbano Rattazzi, joined a coalition known as Connubio.

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Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor

Charles V (Carlos; Karl; Carlo; Karel; Carolus; 24 February 1500 – 21 September 1558) was ruler of both the Holy Roman Empire from 1519 and the Spanish Empire (as Charles I of Spain) from 1516, as well as of the lands of the former Duchy of Burgundy from 1506.

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Chiesa dei Bigi, Grosseto

The Chiesa dei Bigi, also once called the Church of Santa Chiara is a Renaissance-style, deconsecrated Roman Catholic church in the commune of Grosseto, region of Tuscany, Italy.

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Chiusi (Etruscan: Clevsin; Umbrian: Camars; Ancient Greek: Klysion, Κλύσιον; Latin: Clusium) is a town and comune in province of Siena, Tuscany, Italy.

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Circoscrizione (plural: circoscrizioni) can refer to two different administrative units of Italy.

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Coat of arms

A coat of arms is a heraldic visual design on an escutcheon (i.e., shield), surcoat, or tabard.

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The comune (plural: comuni) is a basic administrative division in Italy, roughly equivalent to a township or municipality.

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Corsica (Corse; Corsica in Corsican and Italian, pronounced and respectively) is an island in the Mediterranean Sea and one of the 18 regions of France.

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Cosimo I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany

Cosimo I de' Medici (12 June 1519 – 21 April 1574) was the second Duke of Florence from 1537 until 1569, when he became the first Grand Duke of Tuscany, a title he held until his death.

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Cottbus is a university city and the second-largest city in Brandenburg, Germany.

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Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players each on a cricket field, at the centre of which is a rectangular pitch with a target at each end called the wicket (a set of three wooden stumps upon which two bails sit).

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Dimitrovgrad, Bulgaria

Dimitrovgrad (Димитровград) is a town in Haskovo Province, Bulgaria.

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Duchy of Bavaria

The Duchy of Bavaria (German: Herzogtum Bayern) was, from the sixth through the eighth century, a frontier region in the southeastern part of the Merovingian kingdom.

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Egisto Macchi

Egisto Macchi (4 August 1928 – 8 August 1992) was an Italian composer.

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Elsa Martinelli

Elsa Martinelli (born Elisa Tia; 30 January 1935 – 8 July 2017) was an Italian actress and fashion model.

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Empoli is a town and comune in Tuscany, Italy, about southwest of Florence, to the south of the Arno in a plain formed by the river.

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Etruscan civilization

The Etruscan civilization is the modern name given to a powerful and wealthy civilization of ancient Italy in the area corresponding roughly to Tuscany, western Umbria and northern Lazio.

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European Athletics U20 Championships

The European Athletics U20 Championships (formerly named the European Athletics Junior Championships up to 2015) are the European championships for athletes who are 19 years of age or under, which is the age range recognised by the IAAF as junior athletes.

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European Cup (baseball)

The European Cup is an annual baseball tournament, sanctioned and created by the Confederation of European Baseball (CEB).

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F.C. Grosseto S.S.D.

F.C. Grosseto S.S.D. is an Italian association football club, based in the city of Grosseto, Tuscany.

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Fascism is a form of radical authoritarian ultranationalism, characterized by dictatorial power, forcible suppression of opposition and control of industry and commerce, which came to prominence in early 20th-century Europe.

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Fascist architecture

Fascist architecture is a style of architecture developed by architects of fascist societies in the early 20th century.

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Ferdinando I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany

Ferdinando I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (30 July 1549 – 17 February 1609) was Grand Duke of Tuscany from 1587 to 1609, having succeeded his older brother Francesco I.

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Florence (Firenze) is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany.

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Florence Airport

Florence Airport, Peretola, Aeroporto di Firenze-Peretola and formally Amerigo Vespucci Airport, is the international airport of Florence, the capital of the Italian region of Tuscany.

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Focaccia is a flat oven-baked Italian bread product similar in style and texture to pizza doughs.

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Francesco Falaschi

Francesco Falaschi (born 6 August 1961) is an Italian film director and screenwriter.

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Francesco Falconi

Francesco Falconi (born June 26, 1976 in Grosseto) is an Italian fantasy writer.

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Francesco I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany

Francesco I (25 March 1541 – 19 October 1587) was the second Grand Duke of Tuscany, ruling from 1574 until his death in 1587, a member of the House of Medici.

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Francesco Mori

Francesco Mori (born March 28, 1975) is an Italian painter.

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Francesco Schettino

Francesco Schettino (born November 14, 1960 in Meta into a seafaring family) is an Italian former sea captain who commanded the cruise ship Costa Concordia when it struck an underwater rock and capsized with the deaths of 32 passengers and crew off the Italian island of Giglio on January 13, 2012.

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"Frazione" (pl. frazioni) is the Italian name given in administrative law to a type of territorial subdivision of a comune; for other administrative divisions, see municipio, circoscrizione, quartiere.

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Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor

Frederick II (26 December 1194 – 13 December 1250; Fidiricu, Federico, Friedrich) was King of Sicily from 1198, King of Germany from 1212, King of Italy and Holy Roman Emperor from 1220 and King of Jerusalem from 1225.

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Genoa (Genova,; Zêna; English, historically, and Genua) is the capital of the Italian region of Liguria and the sixth-largest city in Italy.

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Giannutri is a small island in the Tyrrhenian Sea off the coast of Tuscany, Italy; it is the southernmost island of the Tuscan Archipelago and it is a frazione of the comune of Isola del Giglio in the Province of Grosseto.

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Grand Duchy of Tuscany

The Grand Duchy of Tuscany (Granducato di Toscana, Magnus Ducatus Etruriae) was a central Italian monarchy that existed, with interruptions, from 1569 to 1859, replacing the Duchy of Florence.

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Grosseto Airport

Grosseto Airport (Aeroporto di Grosseto) is an airport in central Italy, located west of Grosseto in the Italian region of Tuscany.

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Grosseto Baseball Club

The Grosseto Baseball Club is a baseball franchise based in the city of Grosseto, Tuscany in Italy, which was founded in 1952.

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Grosseto railway station

Grosseto railway station (Stazione di Grosseto) is the main station serving the city and comune of Grosseto, in the region of Tuscany, central Italy.

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Guardia di Finanza

The Guardia di Finanza (GdF) (Financial Guard) is an Italian law enforcement agency under the authority of the Minister of Economy and Finance.

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Guelphs and Ghibellines

The Guelphs and Ghibellines (guelfi e ghibellini) were factions supporting the Pope and the Holy Roman Emperor, respectively, in the Italian city-states of central and northern Italy.

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Henry X, Duke of Bavaria

Henry the Proud (Heinrich der Stolze) (– 20 October 1139), a member of the House of Welf, was Duke of Bavaria (as Henry X) from 1126 to 1138 and Duke of Saxony (as Henry II) as well as Margrave of Tuscany and Duke of Spoleto from 1137 until his death.

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High Middle Ages

The High Middle Ages, or High Medieval Period, was the period of European history that commenced around 1000 AD and lasted until around 1250 AD.

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Horse racing

Horse racing is an equestrian performance sport, typically involving two or more horses ridden by jockeys (or sometimes driven without riders) over a set distance for competition.

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House of Medici

The House of Medici was an Italian banking family and political dynasty that first began to gather prominence under Cosimo de' Medici in the Republic of Florence during the first half of the 15th century.

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I Am Emma

I Am Emma (Emma sono io) is a 2002 Italian comedy film directed by Francesco Falaschi.

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IAAF World U20 Championships

The IAAF World U20 Championships is a biennial world championships for the sport of athletics organised by the International Association of Athletics Federations, contested by athletes in the under-20 athletics age category (19 years old or younger on 31 December in the year of the competition. The competition was launched at the IAAF World Junior Championships in Athletics in 1986 and. The name of the competition was changed in November 2015. Anneisha McLaughlin-Whilby is the most successful athlete at the championships, having won one gold and four silver in individual and relay sprinting events between 2000 and 2004. Chris Nelloms, Davidson Ezinwa and Dexter Lee share the position of most successful male athlete, at four medals each.

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Il Sorpasso

Il Sorpasso (Italian for "the overtaking"), English title The Easy Life, is a 1962 Italian cult movie comedy film co-written and directed by Dino Risi and starring Vittorio Gassman, Jean-Louis Trintignant and Catherine Spaak.

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Imperial vicar

An imperial vicar (Reichsvikar) was a prince charged with administering all or part of the Holy Roman Empire on behalf of the Emperor.

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Independent politician

An independent or nonpartisan politician is an individual politician not affiliated with any political party.

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Isola del Giglio

Isola del Giglio (Giglio Island) is an Italian island and comune situated in the Tyrrhenian Sea, off the coast of Tuscany, and is part of the Province of Grosseto.

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Istia d'Ombrone

Istia d'Ombrone is a small town in southern Tuscany, Italy, a frazione of the comune of Grosseto.

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It's Happening Tomorrow

It's Happening Tomorrow (Domani accadrà) is a 1988 Italian comedy film directed by Daniele Luchetti.

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Italian Baseball League

The Italian Baseball League (IBL; Italian: Campionato italiano di baseball) is a professional baseball league that is governed by FIBS (Italian Baseball & Softball Federation), which has its headquarters in Rome.

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Italian language

Italian (or lingua italiana) is a Romance language.

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Italian literature

Italian literature is written in the Italian language, particularly within Italy.

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Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a sovereign state in Europe.

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Jacopo Piccinino

Jacopo Piccinino (1423 - July 1465) was an Italian condottiero and nobleman, the son of military leader Niccolò Piccinino.

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Jessica Brando

Jessica Brando (born Jessica Vitelli 6 December 1994) is an Italian singer.

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Journey with Papa

Journey with Papa (In viaggio con papà) is a 1982 Italian comedy film directed by Alberto Sordi.

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Jude Law

David Jude Heyworth Law (born 29 December 1972) is an English actor.

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Kashiwara, Osaka

is a city located in Osaka Prefecture, Japan.

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Knights Hospitaller

The Order of Knights of the Hospital of Saint John of Jerusalem (Ordo Fratrum Hospitalis Sancti Ioannis Hierosolymitani), also known as the Order of Saint John, Order of Hospitallers, Knights Hospitaller, Knights Hospitalier or Hospitallers, was a medieval Catholic military order.

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La vita agra

La vita agra, known in English-speaking countries as It's a Hard Life, is a novel by Luciano Bianciardi published in 1962 by Rizzoli.

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La vita agra (film)

La vita agra is a 1964 Italian film by director Carlo Lizzani, based on Luciano Bianciardi's novel of the same name.

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Laura Morante

Laura Morante (born 21 August 1956) is an Italian film actress.

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Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport

Leonardo da Vinci International Airport (Fiumicino – Aeroporto Internazionale Leonardo da Vinci) or simply Rome Fiumicino Airport, also known as just Fiumicino Airport, is an international airport in Rome and the major airport in Italy.

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Leonardo Pieraccioni

Leonardo Pieraccioni (born 17 February 1965) is an Italian film director, actor, comedian and screenwriter.

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Leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany

Leopold II (Italian: Leopoldo Giovanni Giuseppe Francesco Ferdinando Carlo, German: Leopold Johann Joseph Franz Ferdinand Karl, English: Leopold John Joseph Francis Ferdinand Charles; 3 October 1797 – 29 January 1870) was Grand Duke of Tuscany (1824–1859).

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List of rulers of Tuscany

The rulers of Tuscany have varied over time, sometimes being margraves, the rulers of handfuls of border counties and sometimes the heads of the most important family of the region.

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Titus Livius Patavinus (64 or 59 BCAD 12 or 17) – often rendered as Titus Livy, or simply Livy, in English language sources – was a Roman historian.

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Lorenzo Porciatti

Lorenzo Porciatti (September 3, 1864 – March 17, 1928) was an Italian architect and architectural restorer, active mainly in his native Tuscany.

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Lothair II, Holy Roman Emperor

Lothair II or Lothair III (before 9 June 1075 – 4 December 1137), known as Lothair of Supplinburg, was Holy Roman Emperor from 1133 until his death.

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Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor

Louis IV (Ludwig; 1 April 1282 – 11 October 1347), called the Bavarian, of the house of Wittelsbach, was King of the Romans from 1314, King of Italy from 1327, and Holy Roman Emperor from 1328.

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Luciano Bianciardi

Luciano Bianciardi (14 December 1922 – 14 November 1971) was an Italian journalist, translator and writer of short stories and novels.

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Luigi Pistilli

Luigi Pistilli (19 July 192921 April 1996) was an Italian actor of stage, screen, and television.

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The Maremma is a coastal area of western central Italy, bordering the Tyrrhenian Sea.

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The Maremmana is a breed of cattle reared in the Maremma, a former marshland region in southern Tuscany and northern Lazio in central Italy.

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Marina di Grosseto

Marina di Grosseto is a famous tourist destination located twelve kilometers from Grosseto; it is an important seaside resort in Grossetan Maremma.

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Massa Marittima

Massa Marittima is a town and comune of the province of Grosseto, southern Tuscany, Italy, 49 km NNW of Grosseto.

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Massimo Troisi

Massimo Troisi (19 February 1953 – 4 June 1994) was an Italian actor, film director, and poet.

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Matt Damon

Matthew Paige Damon (born October 8, 1970) is an American actor, film producer and screenwriter.

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Matteo di Giovanni

Matteo di Giovanni (c. 1430 – 1495) was an Italian Renaissance artist from the Sienese School.

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Mediterranean climate

A Mediterranean climate or dry summer climate is characterized by rainy winters and dry summers.

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Middle Ages

In the history of Europe, the Middle Ages (or Medieval Period) lasted from the 5th to the 15th century.

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Monica Bellucci

Monica Anna Maria Bellucci (born 30 September 1964) is an Italian actress and model.

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Monte Amiata

Mount Amiata is the largest of the lava domes in the Amiata lava dome complex located about 20 km northwest of Lake Bolsena in the southern Tuscany region of Italy.

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Montepescali is a small town in southern Tuscany, Italy, a frazione of the comune of Grosseto.

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Montreuil, Seine-Saint-Denis

Montreuil (sometimes unofficially called Montreuil-sous-Bois) is a commune in the eastern suburbs of Paris, France.

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Narbonne (Occitan: Narbona,; Narbo,; Late Latin:Narbona) is a commune in southern France in the Occitanie region.

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Neoclassical architecture

Neoclassical architecture is an architectural style produced by the neoclassical movement that began in the mid-18th century.

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Nothing Left to Do But Cry

Non ci resta che piangere (in the U.S. is also known as Nothing Left to Do But Cry) is a 1984 Italian comedy film, starring Roberto Benigni and Massimo Troisi, who are also directors and writers of the movie.

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Oasis of Fear

Un posto ideale per uccidere (An Ideal Place to Kill), also known as Oasis of Fear and Dirty Pictures, or Deadly Trap (the film's video release title in West Germany), is a 1971 Italian giallo film directed by Umberto Lenzi and starring Irene Papas, Ornella Muti and Ray Lovelock.

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The Ombrone (Latin: Umbro) is a long river in Tuscany, central Italy.

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Oreste Piccioni

Oreste Piccioni (October 24, 1915 – April 13, 2002) was an Italian-American physicist who made important contributions to elementary particle physics during the early years of its history.

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Our Lady of Graces

Our Lady of Graces (Italian: Madonna delle Grazie or Nostra Signora delle Grazie) or St Mary of Graces (Italian: Santa Maria delle Grazie) is a devotion to the Virgin Mary in the Roman Catholic Church.

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Palazzo Aldobrandeschi

Palazzo Aldobrandeschi is a palace in Grosseto, Italy.

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Palio di Siena

The Palio di Siena (known locally simply as Il Palio) is a horse race that is held twice each year, on 2 July and 16 August, in Siena, Italy.

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Pinocchio (2002 film)

Pinocchio is a 2002 Italian fantasy comedy-drama film directed by and starring Roberto Benigni.

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Pisa International Airport

Pisa International Airport (Aeroporto Internazionale di Pisa), also named Galileo Galilei Airport is an airport located in Pisa, Italy.

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Pisa–Rome railway

| The Pisa–Rome railway is one of the trunk lines of the Italian railway network.

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Podestà is the name given to certain high officials in many Italian cities beginning in the later Middle Ages.

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Pope Clement IV

Pope Clement IV (Clemens IV; 23 November 1190 – 29 November 1268), born Gui Foucois (Guido Falcodius; Guy de Foulques or Guy Foulques) and also known as Guy le Gros (French for "Guy the Fat"; Guido il Grosso), was bishop of Le Puy (1257–1260), archbishop of Narbonne (1259–1261), cardinal of Sabina (1261–1265), and Pope from 5 February 1265 until his death.

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Porto Santo Stefano

Porto Santo Stefano is a seaport town on the west coast of Italy, in the municipality of Monte Argentario, in the Province of Grosseto, Tuscany.

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Principina a Mare

Principina a Mare is an Italian seaside resort, a frazione of the comune of Grosseto, in the province of the same name.

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Principina Terra

Principina Terra is a small town in southern Tuscany, a frazione of the comune of Grosseto.

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Province of Grosseto

The Province of Grosseto (Provincia di Grosseto) is a province in the Tuscany region of Italy.

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Punta Ala

Punta Ala (formerly Punta Troia) is a frazione of the town of Castiglione della Pescaia, in the province of Grosseto, Tuscany, Italy.

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A quartiere (plural: quartieri) is a territorial subdivision of certain Italian towns.

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The Renaissance is a period in European history, covering the span between the 14th and 17th centuries.

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Renaissance Revival architecture

Renaissance Revival (sometimes referred to as "Neo-Renaissance") is a broad designation that covers many 19th century architectural revival styles which were neither Grecian (see Greek Revival) nor Gothic (see Gothic Revival) but which instead drew inspiration from a wide range of classicizing Italian modes.

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Republic of Siena

The Republic of Siena (Repubblica di Siena) was a historic state consisting of the city of Siena and its surrounding territory in Tuscany, central Italy.

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Rispescia, or Santa Maria di Rispescia, is a small town in southern Tuscany, a frazione of the comune of Grosseto, situated about 10 km south-east of the capital, right outside the Natural Park of Maremma, near the frazione of Alberese.

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Robert De Niro

Robert Anthony De Niro Jr. (born August 17, 1943) is an American actor, producer, and director.

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Roberto Benigni

Roberto Remigio Benigni, Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI (born 27 October 1952) is an Italian actor, comedian, screenwriter and director.

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Roman Catholic Diocese of Grosseto

The Diocese of Grosseto (Dioecesis Grossetana) is a Roman Catholic ecclesiastical territory in Italy, a suffragan of the archdiocese of Siena-Colle di Val d'Elsa-Montalcino, in Tuscany.

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Roman Republic

The Roman Republic (Res publica Romana) was the era of classical Roman civilization beginning with the overthrow of the Roman Kingdom, traditionally dated to 509 BC, and ending in 27 BC with the establishment of the Roman Empire.

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Romanesque architecture

Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches.

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Romanesque Revival architecture

Romanesque Revival (or Neo-Romanesque) is a style of building employed beginning in the mid-19th century inspired by the 11th- and 12th-century Romanesque architecture.

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Rusellae, situated in the archaeological area of Roselle, was an important ancient town of Etruria (roughly modern Tuscany), and subsequently of ancient Rome, which survived until the Middle Ages before being abandoned.

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Saint Lawrence

Saint Lawrence or Laurence (Laurentius, lit. "laurelled"; 31 December AD 225Citing St. Donato as the original source. Janice Bennett. St. Laurence and the Holy Grail: The Story of the Holy Chalice of Valencia. Littleton, Colorado: Libri de Hispania, 2002. Page 61. – 10 August 258) was one of the seven deacons of the city of Rome, Italy, under Pope Sixtus II who were martyred in the persecution of the Christians that the Roman Emperor Valerian ordered in 258.

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Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer (lit.: Saint Marys of the Sea, Provençal Occitan: Lei Santei Marias de la Mar) is the capital of the Camargue (Provençal Occitan Camarga) in the south of France.

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San Francesco, Grosseto

San Francesco is a medieval, Gothic style, Roman Catholic church in the commune of Grosseto, Tuscany, Italy.

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San Pietro, Grosseto

San Pietro is a small, medieval, Romanesque style, Roman Catholic church in the commune of Grosseto, Tuscany.

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Santa Fiora

Santa Fiora is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Grosseto, in the Italian region of Tuscany, located about southeast of Florence and about east of Grosseto.

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Serie B

Serie B, currently named Serie B ConTe.it due to sponsorship reasons, is the second-highest division in the Italian football league system after the Serie A. It is contested by 22 teams and organized by the Lega Serie B since July 2010, after the split of Lega Calcio that previously took care of both the Serie A and Serie B. Common nicknames for the league are campionato cadetto and cadetteria, as cadetto is the Italian for junior or cadet.

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Shymkent (Shymkent, شىمكەنت, known until 1993 as Chimkent (Чимкент, چىمكېنت; Чимкент, Čimkent), is a city in the Republic of Kazakhstan; one of the three cities which have the status equal to that of a region (the city of republican significance). It is the third most populous city in Kazakhstan behind Almaty and Astana with an estimated population of 669,326 in 2012. After joining adjacent areas to the city the population has sharply risen to 858,147 in the beginning of 2015; as by 1 st May of 2018, Republic of Kazakhstan Committee on Statistics estimated the city population to be equal to 988 894. According to the region and city officials, millionth resident of Shymkent was born on 17th May, 2018. Shymkent is a major railroad junction on the Turkestan-Siberia Railway, the city is also a notable cultural centre, with an international airport. Shymkent is situated west of Almaty and to the north of Tashkent, Uzbekistan.

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Siena (in English sometimes spelled Sienna; Sena Iulia) is a city in Tuscany, Italy.

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Sister city

Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.

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Stadio Olimpico Carlo Zecchini

Stadio Olimpico Carlo Zecchini (formerly known as Stadio Olimpico Comunale) is a multi-use stadium in Grosseto, Italy.

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Summer Games (2011 film)

Summer Games (Giochi d'estate) is a 2011 Swiss drama film written and directed by Rolando Colla.

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T-bone steak

The T-bone and porterhouse are steaks of beef cut from the short loin (called the sirloin in Commonwealth countries and Ireland).

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Taraxacum is a large genus of flowering plants in the family Asteraceae, which consists of species commonly known as dandelions.

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The Ages of Love

The Ages of Love (Manuale d'amore 3, also known as Manual of Love 3) is a 2011 Italian romantic comedy film consisting of three segments.

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The Talented Mr. Ripley

The Talented Mr.

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Track and field

Track and field is a sport which includes athletic contests established on the skills of running, jumping, and throwing.

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Travertine is a form of limestone deposited by mineral springs, especially hot springs.

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Tuscan Archipelago

The Tuscan Archipelago is a chain of islands between the Ligurian Sea and Tyrrhenian Sea, west of Tuscany, Italy.

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Tuscany (Toscana) is a region in central Italy with an area of about and a population of about 3.8 million inhabitants (2013).

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Tyrrhenian Sea

The Tyrrhenian Sea (Mar Tirreno, Mer Tyrrhénienne, Mare Tirrenu, Mari Tirrenu, Mari Tirrenu, Mare Tirreno) is part of the Mediterranean Sea off the western coast of Italy.

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Ugo Tognazzi

Ugo Tognazzi (23 March 1922 – 27 October 1990) was an Italian film, TV, and theatre actor, director, and screenwriter.

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Umberto Lenzi

Umberto Lenzi (6 August 1931 – 19 October 2017) was an Italian film director and screenwriter.

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Vetulonia, formerly called Vetulonium (Etruscan Vatluna), was an ancient town of Etruria, Italy, the site of which is probably occupied by the modern village of Vetulonia, which up to 1887 bore the name of Colonnata and Colonna di Buriano: the site is currently a frazione of the comune of Castiglione della Pescaia, with some 400 inhabitants.

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Via Aurelia

The Via Aurelia (Latin for "Aurelian Way") was a Roman road in Italy constructed in approximately 241 BC.

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Viola Kisses Everybody

Viola Kisses Everybody (Viola bacia tutti) is a 1998 Italian comedy film directed by Giovanni Veronesi.

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Vittorio Gassman

Vittorio Gassman, Knight Grand Cross, OMRI (born Vittorio Gassmann; 1 September 1922 – 29 June 2000), popularly known as Il Mattatore, was an Italian theatre and film actor, as well as director.

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2007–08 Serie B

The 2007–08 Serie B regular season is the seventy-sixth since its establishment.

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