But who is Alessandro Manzoni? The great Alessandro Manzoni was an Italian writer, poet and playwright. So we should ask ourselves who was Alessandro Manzoni, as he lived in a different century from ours. In this short article we try to describe biography, age, work, loves, curiosities any about one of the best known poets not only in Italy but in the rest of the world, especially for having written the work and novel The Betrothed. But who was Alessandro Manzoni? Where and when was he born? In which city of Italy? Who were his parents and what kind of family did he come from? How many loves, boyfriends, wives, children, brothers and sisters did he have? On what day of the week was he born? Are you curious about his astrological sign and his zodiac ascendant? We will try to understand at what time he was born in order to be able to calculate precisely, his zodiacal ascendant. What is the date of his death and where did he die? How old was Alessandro Manzoni when unfortunately he passed away? Do you know his real name? Would you like to know his full name? How many works has he written? How many awards and honors has he received in the course of his life as a writer and poet? In this short biography you can read all these things and also other interesting curiosities of one of the most famous Italian writers, poets and playwrights, known and appreciated all over the world.
ALESSANDRO MANZONI | BIOGRAPHY: Alessandro Manzoni was born in Milan in Lombardy, therefore in Italy and in fact he is one of the most famous Italian poets and writers worldwide also for the very famous novel entitled The Betrothed which came out in 2 editions with two different titles, in two different years. His real name was Alessandro Francesco Tommaso Antonio Manzoni and his date of birth is that of March 7, 1785. Below you can also read his death date which was that of May 22, 1873. Alessandro Manzoni therefore had a rather long life. as he died at the age of about 88. We even know about him even his birth time and in fact he was born at about 08:00 in the morning and on Monday. His zodiac sign is Pisces with Aries zodiac ascendant. His mother was part of a famous family, namely the Beccaria family while his father came from a family of Barzio, in Valsassina. Alessandro Manzoni is considered the writer who best expressed his literary skills in the field of novels and in fact his work Fermo e Lucia, this is the first title, has become very famous all over the world and translated into dozens of different languages. The next title will be the one that Alessandro gives in 1825 and that is The Betrothed. In the course of his life, Alessandro has been married twice and exactly first with Enrichetta Blondel Manzoni and then with Teresa Borri. Alessandro was not only a poet and writer but also a playwright, writing plays. Many successes in the course of his life and many awards among which we remember that of senator of the Kingdom of Italy. Unfortunately, his private life was also filled with terrible events, various bereaved but also serious health problems that forced him to live in a more isolated way. Among his illnesses we remember neurosis and agoraphobia. Despite his more isolated life, however, Alessandro managed to stay in touch with culture and literature not only in Italy but also in French and British, thus managing to extrapolate novelties in his working environment that allowed him to write other works, literally more advanced and modern . Alessandro Manzoni died at the age of 88 in the city of Milan, where he was born, on the 22nd of May in the year 1873. Below you can read a very long list of his works but also the awards he received during his life and even after his death.
ALESSANDRO MANZONI | WORK: Literary works: Self-portrait (1801), To Francesco Lomonaco (1802), Alla Musa (1802), To his woman (1802), In death by Carlo Imbonati (1805-1806), A Parteneide, I sermoni (1802 - 1804), Poemetti: Del triumph of liberty (1801), Adda (1803), Urania (1809), After conversion (1810), Sacred Hymns (1812 - 1822), Civil Odes: April 1814 (1814-1821), The Proclamation of Rimini (1815) , March 1821 (1821), The 5th of May (1821), Epigrams, jokes and compliments: The wrath of Apollo (1816), Tragedies: The Count of Carmagnola (1816 - 1820), Adelchi (1820 - 1822), Spartaco ( 1823), The choirs of tragedies: Chorus of Il Conte di Carmagnola (act II: A trumpet blast is heard on the right) (1819), 1st choir of Adelchi (act III: From the mossy atriums - from the falling holes) (1822), 2nd choir of the Adelchi (act IV - Chorus of Ermengarda: Sparsa le braecce soft) (1822), Narrative: Fermo and Lucia (1823), I promessi sposi (1827 - 1840), Nonfiction and Poetics: Preface to the Count of Carmagnola, Lettre à Monsieur Chauvet sur l'unité de temps e t de lieu dans la tragédie (1820), Letter On Romanticism to the Marquis Cesare D'Azeglio (1823), Of the historical novel, and, in general, of mixed poems of history and invention (1830) Of the Invention (1850), Historiography: Discourse on some points of Longobardic history in Italy (1822), History of the infamous column (1840), The French Revolution of 1789 and the Italian Revolution of 1859: comparative essay (1889), Moral Philosophy, Observations on Catholic morality (1819 ), Letter to Victor Cousin (1828 - 1830), Linguistics: Sentir Messa (1835-36), On the Italian language (1846), Essay on the Italian vocabulary according to the use of Florence (1856), On the unity of language and means of spreading it (1868), Around the book "De vulgari eloquentia" by Dante (1868), Around the vocabulary (1868), Letter to the Marquis Alfonso della Valle di Casanova (1871). Honors: Knight of the Grand Cross decorated with Grand Cordon of the Order of the Crown of Italy, Commander of the Order of Saint Joseph (Grand Duchy of Tuscany), Knight of the Order of Saints Maurice and Lazarus, Knight of the Order Pour le Mérite (class of peace).
FULL NAME: ALESSANDRO FRANCESCO TOMMASO ANTONIO MANZONI
BIRTH PLACE: MILAN, LOMBARDY, ITALY
BIRTH DATE: MARCH 7, 1785
DEATH DATE: MAY, 22 1873
TIME OF BIRTH: 08:00
ALESSANDRO MANZONI | LOVES: ENRICHETTA BLONDEL MANZONI, TERESA BORRI
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HIS DAY OF BIRTH IS: MONDAY
HIS ZODIAC SIGN IS: PISCES AT 17 DEGREES
HIS ZODIAC ASCENDANT IS: ARIES AT 29 DEGREES