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Alessandro Manzoni
  • Alessandro Manzoni

  • Date of birth: March 07, 1785
  • Died: May 22, 1873
  • Born: in Milan, Italy.

  • Description: Alessandro Francesco Tommaso Manzoni was an Italian poet and novelist. He is famous for the novel The Betrothed (Italian: I Promessi Sposi) (1840), generally ranked among the masterpieces of world literature. The novel is also a symbol of the Italian Risorgimento, both for its patriotic message and because it was a fundamental milestone in the development of the modern, unified Italian language.