Flight over Vienna
The Flight over Vienna was an air raid undertaken by Italian poet and nationalist patriot Gabriele D'Annunzio on 9 August 1918. With 11 Ansaldo S.V.A. from his team, the 87ma squadriglia (squadron) ca...
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Piazza della Loggia bombing
The Piazza della Loggia bombing was a bombing that took place on the morning of 28 May 1974, in Brescia, Italy during an anti-fascist protest. The terrorist attack killed eight people and wounded over...
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Rome Convention for the Protection of Performers, Producers of Phonograms and Broadcasting Organisat...
The Rome Convention for the Protection of Performers, Producers of Phonograms and Broadcasting Organisations was accepted by members of BIRPI, the predecessor to the modern World Intellectual Property...
Pope John Paul II assassination attempt
The first attempted assassination of Pope John Paul II took place on Wednesday, 13 May 1981, in St. Peter's Square at Vatican City. The Pope was shot and wounded by Mehmet Ali Ağca while he was enteri...
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1968 Belice earthquake
The 1968 Belice earthquake sequence took place in the Sicily region of southern Italy between 14 and 15 January. The largest shock measured 5.5 on the moment magnitude scale, with five others of mag...
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Battle of San Matteo
10°34′0″E / 46.37889°N 10.56667°E / 46.37889; 10.56667The Battle of San Matteo took place in the late summer of 1918 on the Punta San Matteo (3678 m) during World War I. It wa...
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16th Venice International Film Festival
The 16th Venice International Film Festival was held from 25 August to 9 September 1955.
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56th Venice International Film Festival
The 56th Venice International Film Festival was held between 1 - 11 September, 1999. The Golden Lion was awarded to Yi ge dou bu neng shao directed by Zhang Yimou.
Rome and Vienna airport attacks
The Rome and Vienna airport attacks were two major terrorist strikes carried out on 27 December 1985.
At 08:15 GMT, four gunmen walked to the shared ticket counter for Israel's El Al Airlines and ...
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Movement of 1977
The movement of 1977 was a spontaneous political movement that arose in Italy in 1977. It originated mostly from groups of extra-parliamentary left; as for form and substance, it was completely new c...
Munich Agreement
The Munich Agreement was a settlement permitting Nazi Germany's annexation of portions of Czechoslovakia along the country's borders mainly inhabited by German speakers, for which a new territorial de...
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Treaty of Rome
The Treaty of Rome, officially the Treaty establishing the European Economic Community (TEEC), is an international agreement that led to the founding of the European Economic Community (EEC) on 1 Janu...
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San Remo Manual on International Law Applicable to Armed Conflicts at Sea
The San Remo Manual on International Law Applicable to Armed Conflicts at Sea was adopted in June 1994 by the International Institute of Humanitarian Law after a series of round table discussions held...
Train 904 bombing
The Train 904 bombing, also known as the Christmas Massacre, was a terror attack which occurred on December 23, 1984, in the Apennine Base Tunnel. A bomb on the 904 express train (Rapido 904) from Nap...
Grand Hotel des Palmes Mafia meeting 1957
Over four days, between October 12–16, 1957, the American gangster Joseph Bonanno allegedly attended a series of meetings between some high-level Sicilian and American mafiosi in the Grand Hotel des P...