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place: Bologna

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1832-1862 - Gloucester Road (Kensington) Universities & Poetry & Music & Radicalism & Italy & place: Bologna Politician and poet Count Carlo Pepoli was born in Bologna on 22 July 1796. He descended from an aristocratic family. Members of the Pepoli dynasty 1806-1818 - Haymarket (Westminster) Music & Italy & place: Bologna Bass Giuseppe Naldi was born on 2 February 1770 in Bologna. After making his debut in Milan in 1789, he appeared throughout Italy and spent three 1787-1846 - Strand (Covent Garden) Actors & Theatre & Italy & place: Bologna Actor and dancer John Peter [Jack] Bologna was born in Italy in 1775. After arriving in England with his performing family in 1787, he made his 1729-1739 - Not traced Music & Italy & place: Bologna Contralto Antonia Margherita Merighi was born in Bologna (date not known). She made her career as a virtuosa singer at the court of Princess 1716-1740 - Little Stanmore (Middlesex) Music & Italy & place: Bologna Composer and harpsichordist Pietro Giuseppe Sandoni was born in Bologna on 1 August 1685. A pupil of Giovanni Bononcini, he was taught the 1716-1728 - Little Stanmore (Middlesex) Academies & Music & Politics & Royalty & Italy & place: Bologna Baroque composer Attilio Malachia Ariosti was born on 5 November 1666 in Bologna. He became a Servite friar in 1688, but left the order to become a 1705-1726 - Charing Cross (Westminster) Royalty & Salons & Italy & place: Bologna Courtier and sallonière Adelaide Talbot was born Adelaide Paleotti on 24 July 1660 in Bologna, the daughter of Marquis Andrea Paleotti. She was the 1674-1688 - Palace of Whitehall (Westminster) Painting & Revolution & Royalty & Italy & place: Bologna Painter Benedetto Gennari was born at Cento, Emilia-Romagna, in October 1633 into a dynasty of artists. In 1643 the family moved to Bologna and he 1562-1578 - Nonsuch Palace (Surrey) Music & Royalty & Italy & place: Bologna Composer and court musician Alfonso Ferrabosco was born at Bologna in 1543 into a family of musicians. By 1559 he was in the service of Cardinal