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1839-1869 - Mulgrave House (Fulham) Music & Italy & place: Milan Soprano Giulia Grisi was born on 22 May 1811 in Milan, the daughter of an Italian officer in Napoleon’s army. Her maternal aunt was the opera singer 1822-1854 - Oxford Street (Westminster) Carvers & Gilders & Royalty & Trade & Italy & place: Milan Carver and gilder Carlo [Charles] Nosotti was born in 1798 in or near Milan. He was working in London in 1822. In 1827 he married Amelia Garbanati, 1822-1865 - Surbiton Hill Road (Kingston) Music & Italy & place: Milan Soprano Rosalbina Caradori was born in 1800 in Milan. Her father, Baron de Munck, an Alsatian-born colonel in the French army, died young. She 1783-1846 - Pall Mall (Westminster) Printsellers & Italy & place: Milan Printseller Anthony Molteno was born in 1751 in Milan. Once in London, he began by selling prints in the 1806-1872 - Savile Row (Mayfair) Collections & Egyptology & Medicine & Periodicals & Politics & Italy & place: Milan Physician Augustus Bozzi Granville was born Agostino Bozzi in Milan on 7 October 1783 (Granville was the name of his Cornish grandfather on his 1973-onwards- Park Walk (Chelsea) Food & Italy & place: Milan Stockbroker and restaurateur Giuliano Lotto was born in 1969 in Milan. He first came to England because his father, then Chief Executive of a big 1939-1994 - Franklin’s Row (Chelsea) Cinema & Internment & Jews & Italy & place: Milan Film producer Giuseppe [Joseph] Janni was born on 21 May 1916 in Milan into a cosmopolitan Jewish family. His paternal grandfather was Chairman of 1742-1770 - Haymarket (Westminster) Music & Italy & place: Milan Operatic soprano Giulia Frasi (date of birth is not known) probably came from Milan, where she was taught by Giuseppe Ferdinando Brivio. Having made 1407-1424 - Minories (Aldgate) Royalty & Italy & place: Milan Lucia Visconti was born in 1372 in Milan, the daughter of Bernabò Visconte, Lord of Milan. Members of the Visconti household were the rulers of 1728-1750 - Leicester Square (Westminster) Music & Royalty & Italy & place: Milan Oboist and composer Giuseppe Baldassare Sammartini (nick name: Il Londonese) was born on 6 January 1695 in Milan. He was the son of French oboist