List of Sardinians

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This is a list of famous people from or with origins in the island of Sardinia.

Academic figures and inventors[edit]

Domenico Alberto Azuni
Giovanni Spano
Gianluigi Gessa

Activists[edit]

Architects and designers[edit]

Authors[edit]

Grazia Deledda, Nobel Prize for Literature in 1926

Businessmen[edit]

Cinema and TV[edit]

Actors & actresses[edit]

Mavie Bardanzellu
Melissa Satta

Filmmakers[edit]

Showgirls and fashion models[edit]

Criminals[edit]

Journalists[edit]

Mercenaries, soldiers & troops[edit]

Domenico Millelire

Musicians and singers[edit]

Goffredo Mameli, author of Italian national anthem (Genoese of Sardinian ancestry).

Visual artists[edit]

Painters, illustrators, photographers, sculptors[edit]

Francesco Ciusa

Cartoonists & comics creators[edit]

Politicians[edit]

Enrico Letta (Pisan of Sardinian ancestry).

Sports figures[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Auto racing drivers[edit]

Basketball Players[edit]

Bicycle racers[edit]

Bodybuilders[edit]

Boxers & wrestlers[edit]

Extreme Sportsmen[edit]

Footballers[edit]

Andrea Cossu

Ice hockey players[edit]

Equestrian Champions and Jockeys[edit]

Paolo Angioni on the right in 1964

Rowers[edit]

Speed skaters[edit]

Tennis Players[edit]

Religious figures[edit]

Pope Hilarius
Joseph Toronto

See also[edit]

References[edit]