Borgonovo Val Tidone ( Piacentine dialect: Burgnöv) is a (municipality) in the comune Province of Piacenza in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 160 kilometres (99 mi) northwest of Bologna and about 20 kilometres (12 mi) west of Piacenza.
Borgonovo Val Tidone borders the following municipalities:
Agazzano, Castel San Giovanni, Gragnano Trebbiense, Nibbiano, Pianello Val Tidone, Rottofreno, Sarmato, Ziano Piacentino.
frazione of Bilegno was the birthplace of the luthier Giovambattista Guadagnini. The town was founded in 1196 by the commune of Piacenza as a fortified outpost with a rectangular plan. This is now the town hall. Rocca
Notable people [ edit ]
Francesco Alberoni (born 1929), a sociologist, journalist, and professor of sociology, was chairman of RAI, the national Italian broadcaster, from 2002 to 2005.
Flaviano Labò (1927–1991), operatic tenor
References [ edit ]
^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
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