Alessandro Ferrero La Marmora Alessandro Ferrero La Marmora (March 27, 1799, Turin, Piedmont – June 7, 1855) was an Italian general who is best remembered for founding the military unit known as the Bersaglieri.
Alfonso Ferrero La Marmora Alfonso Ferrero, Cavaliere La Màrmora (November 18, 1804 – January 5, 1878) was an Italian general and statesman.
Andrea Maffei Andrea Maffei (1798 – 1885) was an Italian poet, translator and librettist.
Bandiera Brothers The Bandiera Brothers (in Italian: Fratelli Bandiera) were Italian patriots, Attilio and Emilio Bandiera, (1811–1844 and 1819–1844).
Camillo Benso, conte di Cavour Camillo Paolo Filippo Giulio Benso, Count of Cavour, of Isolabella and of Leri (; 1810–1861) was a leading figure in the movement toward Italian unification.
Camillo Benso, Count of Cavour Camillo Paolo Filippo Giulio Benso, Count of Cavour, of Isolabella and of Leri (August 10, 1810 – June 6, 1861) was a leading figure in the movement toward Italian unification.
Carlo Cattaneo Carlo Cattaneo (Milan, June 15, 1801 – Castagnola, February 6, 1869) was an Italian philosopher, writer and patriot.
Carlo Collodi Carlo Lorenzini (November 24, 1826 – October 26, 1890), better known by the pen name Carlo Collodi, was an Italian children's writer known for the world-renowned fairy tale novel, '...
Carlo Lombardi (Unionist soldier) Carlo Lombardi (Brescia, 28 February 1834 - Fort Fisher, North Carolina, 1865) was an Italian patriot and soldier whose military career as an officer spanned from the Risorgimento - the Italian ...
Daniele Manin Daniele Manin (13 May 1804 – 22 September 1857) was an Italian patriot and statesman from Venice.
Domenico Farini Domenico Farini (2 July 1834 – 18 January 1900) was an Italian soldier and statesman, who was President of the Italian Senate from 1887 to 1898.
Efisio Tola Efisio Tola, (1803 - June 12th 1833), was an Italian patriot.
Eleuterio Pagliano Eleuterio Pagliano (2 May 1826 – 5 January 1903) was an Italian painter of the Romantic period as well as an activist and fighter of the Risorgimento.
Emilio Dandolo Emilio Dandolo (5 July 1830, Varese – 20 February 1859, Milan) was an important figure in the Italian Risorgimento, participating in several of its most important battles.
Emilio Morosini Emilio Morosini was an Italian patriot who participated in the Risorgimento.
Enrico Cosenz Enrico Cosenz (January 12, 1820 – August 7, 1898) was an Italian soldier born at Gaeta.
Enrico Dandolo (patriot) Enrico Dandolo (26 June 1827, Varese – night of 3 June 1849, during the riots around Villa Corsini, Rome) was an important figure in the Italian Risorgimento, participating in several of its mos...
Francesco Arquati Francesco Arquati (Filettino, 27 September 1810 – Rome, 25 October 1867) was an Italian republican patriot, a notable figure in the Italian Risorgimento and a so-called martyr for the cause of a...
Francesco Bentivegna Baron Francesco Bentivegna (March 4, 1820 – December 20, 1856) was an Italian patriot, who led various revolts in Sicily against the Bourbon rulers between 1848 and 1856.
Francesco Crispi Francesco Crispi (October 4, 1818 – August 11, 1901) was an Italian politician from Sicily.
Francesco Daverio Francesco Daverio was a patriot of the Italian unification, Chief of Staff of the Roman Republic, and an engineer.
Francesco Domenico Guerrazzi Francesco Domenico Guerrazzi (12 August 1804 – 25 September 1873) was an Italian writer and politician involved in the Italian risorgimento.
Francesco Melzi d'Eril Francesco Melzi d'Eril (Milan, 6 March 1753 - Milan, 16 January 1816) was an Italian politician and patriot, serving as vicepresident of the Napoleonic Italian Republic (1802-1805).
Francesco Nullo Francesco Nullo (March 1, 1826 – May 5, 1863) was an Italian patriot, military officer and a merchant, a close friend and confidant of Giuseppe Garibaldi.
Giacomo Durando Giacomo Durando (February 4, 1807 – 21 August 1894) was an Italian general and statesman.
Giovanni Battista Egisto Sivelli Giovanni Battista Egisto Sivelli (November 22, 1843 – November 1, 1934) was an Italian military veteran and the last surviving soldier of the Expedition of the Thousand.
Giuditta Bellerio Sidoli Giuditta Bellerio Sidoli (1804 - 28 March 1871) was an Italian patriot and revolutionary protagonist in multiple efforts for Italian unification.
Giuditta Tavani Arquati Giuditta Tavani Arquati (Rome, 30 April 1830 – Rome, 25 October 1867) was an Italian republican patriot, a notable figure in the Italian Risorgimento and a martyr for the cause of a United Italy.
Giuseppe Cesare Abba Giuseppe Cesare Abba (October 6, 1838 – November 6, 1910) was an Italian patriot and writer.
Giuseppe Dezza Giuseppe Dezza (February 28, 1830 – May 15, 1898) was an Italian general and patriot.
Giuseppe Garibaldi Giuseppe Garibaldi (July 4, 1807 – June 2, 1882) was an French-born general and politician who played a large role in the history of Italy and the world.
Giuseppe Mazzini Giuseppe Mazzini (22 June 1805 – 10 March 1872), nicknamed The Beating Heart of Italy, was an Italian politician, journalist and activist for the unification of Italy.
Giuseppe Missori Giuseppe Missori was an Italian patriot, military leader during the Italian unification, and politician.
Giuseppe Sirtori Giuseppe Sirtori was an Italian soldier, patriot and politician who fought in the unification of Italy.
Goffredo Mameli Goffredo Mameli (Genoa, 5 September 1827 – Rome, 6 July 1849), an Italian patriot, poet, and writer was a notable figure in the Italian Risorgimento.
Guglielmo Pepe Guglielmo Pepe (February 13, 1783 - August 8, 1855) was an Italian general and patriot.
Liborio Romano Liborio Romano (October 27, 1793 - July 17, 1867) was an Italian politician.
Luciano Manara Luciano Manara was an Italian soldier and politician of the Risorgimento era, who took part in the Roman Republic.
Luigi Dottesio Luigi Dottesio (born in Como on 14 January 1814, died in Venice (then called Venezia) on 11 October 1851) was an Italian patriot who was very active in the distribution of anti-Austrian pamphlet...
Luigi Miceli Luigi Miceli, was an Italian patriot, politician and a military figure, a capitan in the conflicts of the Risorgimento and a leading military figure to the Italian Liberation and Unification in 1861.
Luigi Settembrini Luigi Settembrini (1813, Naples – 1877, Florence) was a Neapolitan man of letters and politician.
Manfredo Fanti Manfredo Fanti (February 23, 1806 – April 5, 1865) was an Italian general.
Mario Rapisardi Mario Rapisardi (25 February 1844, Catania – 4 January 1912, Catania) was an Italian poet, supporter of Risorgimento and member of the Scapigliatura.
Nicola Mignogna Nicola Mignogna was an Italian politician and a significant contributor of “Risorgimento”.
Ninco Nanco Giuseppe Nicola Summa, known as Ninco Nanco, was an Italian brigand.
Oreste Baratieri Oreste Baratieri (né Oreste Baratter, 13 November 1841 – 7 August 1901) was an Italian general and governor of Eritrea who led the Italian army and was defeated in the First Italo–Et...
Pellegrino Rossi Pellegrino Rossi was an Italian economist, politician and jurist.
Pier Alessandro Paravia Pier Alessandro Paravia (July 15, 1797 - March 18, 1857) was an Italian writer, scholar, philanthropist and professor of Italian eloquence at the University of Turin.
Pope Pius IX Blessed Pope Pius IX (Pius IX; 13 May 1792 – 7 February 1878), born Giovanni Maria Mastai-Ferretti, was Pope from 16 June 1846 to his death in 1878.
Ricciotti Garibaldi Ricciotti Garibaldi (1847–1924) was an Italian soldier, the fourth son of Giuseppe Garibaldi and Anita Garibaldi.
Silvio Pellico Silvio Pellico was an Italian writer, poet, dramatist and patriot.
Silvio Spaventa Silvio Spaventa was an Italian journalist, politician and statesman who played a leading role in the unification of Italy, and subsequently held important positions within the newly formed Itali...
Tito Speri Tito Speri was an Italian patriot and hero of the Risorgimento.
Ugo Bassi Ugo Bassi was a Roman Catholic priest and Italian nationalist.
Victor Emmanuel II of Italy Victor Emanuel II (Vittorio Emanuele Maria Alberto Eugenio Ferdinando Tommaso; 14 March 1820 – 9 January 1878) was king of Sardinia from 1849 until, on 17 March 1861, he assumed the title Kin...
Vincenzo Gioberti Vincenzo Gioberti (April 5, 1801 – October 26, 1852) was an Italian philosopher, publicist and politician.