Italian Legends

The Italians Who Built America: Leonard Riggio
10/21/2021 WCIR.biz
Riggio had built the largest book-selling company in the entire world
The Italians Who Built America: Ken Langone
10/21/2021 WCIR.biz
Home Depot Co-Founder
The Italians That Built America: Guglielmo Marconi
10/12/2021 WCIR.biz
Guglielmo Marconi was an Italian inventor and engineer best known for his work in long-distance radio transmission and his development of “Marconi’s law.”
The Italians That Built America: Lee Iacocca
10/12/2021 WCIR.biz
Lee A. Iacocca was a rock star among American CEOs in the 1980s.
The Italians That Built America: Anthony T. Rossi
10/10/2021 WCIR.biz
Anthony T. Rossi was an Italian immigrant who founded Tropicana Products
The Italians That Built America: Dr. Maria Montessori
10/9/2021 WCIR.biz
Dr. Maria Montessori went against imposed gender limitations of the time and became the first female doctor in Italy.
The Italians That Built America: Amedeo Obici
10/8/2021 WCIR.biz
Amedeo Obici was born in 1877 in the northern Italian region of Veneto.
The Italians That Built America: Mother Frances Cabrini
10/7/2021 WCIR.biz
Mother Frances Xavier Cabrini, the first American saint, founded 14 American colleges, 98 schools, 28 orphanages, eight hospitals, learn more:
The Italians That Built America: Amadeo Pietro Giannini
10/5/2021 WCIR.biz
The Bank of America, the largest bank in the country, was established by Amadeo Pietro “A.P.” Giannini in San Francisco.
The Italians That Built America: The Italian Immigrant
10/2/2021 WCIR.biz
They were our mothers, fathers, grandfathers, grandmothers, great-grandfathers, great-grandmothers and beyond.