List of Albanian Americans

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This is a list of notable Albanian Americans, including both original immigrants who obtained American citizenship and their American descendants.

Note: An asterisk (*) next to a name indicates that the person is Arbëreshe, an Albanian subgroup from Italy.

Science and academia[edit]

Cinema[edit]

Arts and entertainment[edit]

Business and civil society[edit]

Media[edit]

Politics[edit]

Science and technology[edit]

Sport[edit]

Religion[edit]

Criminals[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ferid Murad: Albanian-American Nobel Prize Winner" Frosina.org
  2. ^ Elsie, Robert. "Arshi Pipa". Robert Elsie. Archived from the original on January 9, 2012. Retrieved January 9, 2012. Writer and scholar, Arshi Pipa (1920–1997) ..studied philosophy...published... poetry 
  3. ^ "The Teaching of Albanian at Columbia University by Peter Prifti, Rafaela Kondi". Questia.com. Retrieved February 15, 2011. 
  4. ^ TBTL with Luke Burbank: 1-18-11 12:00 pm-1:00 pm, podcast at KIRO-FM website (Burbank discusses his place on Wikipedia's List of Albanian Americans).
  5. ^ "Albanian Americans". Everyculture.com. Retrieved February 15, 2011. 
  6. ^ "Robert Elsie: Albanian Literature in Translation". Albanianliterature.com. December 15, 2010. Retrieved February 15, 2011. 
  7. ^ John Crace (February 21, 2009). "Tom Perrotta interview". London: Guardian. Retrieved February 15, 2011. 
  8. ^ "Presidential images: photographs by George Tames, 1944–74". USA Today. 1996. [dead link]
  9. ^ Susan Araki Vergnani (2002). "Albanian Merchants Add Verve to Bronx's "Little Italy"". Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. Archived from the original on May 15, 2006. 
  10. ^ Main Page (in Albanian), Qyteza.org, retrieved 13.10.13  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  11. ^ "Our Campaigns – Candidate – John Papajani". ourcampaigns.com. 
  12. ^ "MI6". google.com. 
  13. ^ "Albanian Americans – History, The first Albanians in america, Significant immigration waves". everyculture.com. 
  14. ^ Edwin Jacques (January 16, 2009), The Albanians: An Ethnic History from Prehistoric Times to the Present, 2, McFarland, p. xi, ISBN 978-0786442386, retrieved November 9, 2013 
  15. ^ "Demo: TransMedia's Glide". AllThingsD. 
  16. ^ "Albanian-American Donald Leka Selected Among 300 of the World's Most Respected Innovators" Frosina.org

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