[WorldKings - Wowtimes - Almanac Events & Achievements 2023] Turning points marking the 62-year development journey of Luxottica Group SpA, the world's largest eyewear group (1961)
(Worldkings.org) Luxottica is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear with high quality.
[WORLDKINGS] Top 500 Immutable World Records (P.492) Bartolomeo Cristofori (Italy): The first person to invent the piano
(Worldkings.org) Bartolomeo Cristofori di Francesco is an Italian inventor. He is the inventor of the piano, which is familiar to the whole world. On August 22, 2023, World Records Union (WorldKings) officially declared Bartolomeo Cristofori as "The first person to invent the piano."
[Worldkings] Top 200 breakthrough research works in the world (P. 02) The researcher team from Brazil and Italy successfully recreated the 3D face of the Hobbit from 18,000 years ago
(Worldkings.org) A new 3D face reconstruction shows what a 'hobbit-like' person that lived 18000 years ago looked like.
[Worldkings] Top 100 pioneers in all fields (P. 95) Elena Cornaro Piscopia (Italy): The world’s first woman to receive a Ph.D. degree
(Worldkings.org) Elena Cornaro Piscopia, an Italian philosopher of noble descent, was the first woman to receive an academic degree from a university, and in 1678 she became the first woman in the world to receive a Ph.D. degree.
[WorldKings - Wowtimes - Almanac Events & Achievements 2023] Impressive highlights in the 71-year development journey of the Italian luxury fashion house, Moncler SpA (1952)
(Worldkings.org) Moncler SpA designs, manufactures and distributes clothing for men, women and children under the Moncler brand. The company directly manufactures and distributes its own clothing and accessory collections through more than 200 stores around the world.
[Worldkings] Top 50 creative minds in the world (P. 23) Lucas Zanotto (Italy): The unique cartoon content creator brings joy to the world of children
(Worldkings.org) Lucas Zanotto is a designer, animator and director. He also founded the company YATATOY which focuses on children's content.
[Worldkings] Top 100 pioneers in all fields (P. 73) Alessandro Volta (Italy): Inventor of the world's first electric battery
(Worldkings.org) Italian physicist Alessandro Volta was the inventor of the electric battery that provided the first source of continuous current.
[WorldKings - Wowtimes - Almanac Events & Achievements 2023] Milestones mark the outstanding growth in 110 years of operation of Prada S.p.A., the leading Italian luxury fashion house (1913)
(Worldkings.org) Prada is an Italian fashion label specializing in high-end products for men and women. Prada is considered one of the most influential design companies in the fashion industry.
[Worldkings] Top 100 pioneers in all fields (P. 63) Angelo Moriondo (Italy): Patent holder for the first espresso machine
(Worldkings.org) Moriondo's coffee machine was never produced commercially, but it paved the way for the espresso machines we know today.
[Worldkings] Top 100 pioneers in all fields (P. 33) Raffaele Esposito (Italy): The Italian chef who made the first cheese pizza
(Worldkings.org) Raffaele Esposito, a 19th-century Italian chef, is considered by some to be the father of modern pizza.