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2014 Giro d'Italia

The 2014 Giro d'Italia was the 97th running of the Giro d'Italia, one of cycling's Grand Tour races.The Giro started off in Belfast, on 9 May, with a team time trial and concluded in Trieste, on 1 June, with a flat stage. A total of 198 riders from 22 teams entered the 21-stage race, which was won by Colombian Nairo Quintana of the team. The second and third places were taken by Colombian Rigoberto Urán and Italian Fabio Aru, respectively.Quintana became the first Colombian to win the Giro.... read more

1994 Giro d'Italia

The 1994 Giro d'Italia was the 77th edition of the Giro d'Italia, one of cycling's Grand Tours. The Giro started off in Bologna on 22 May with a short stage. The race came to a close on 12 June with a flat stage that stretched from Turin to Milan. Seventeen teams entered the race, which was won by Evgeni Berzin of the team. Second and third respectively were the Italian Marco Pantani and the Spanish rider, Miguel Indurain.Berzin first gained the race lead after the fourth stage where he attacked... read more

2015 Giro d'Italia

The 2015 Giro d'Italia () was a three-week Grand Tour cycling stage race that took place in May 2015. It was the 98th running of the Giro d'Italia and took place principally in Italy, although some stages visited France and Switzerland. The race included 21 stages, beginning in San Lorenzo al Mare on 9 May and concluding in Milan on 31 May. It was the fifteenth race of the 2015 UCI World Tour. The Giro was won by Alberto Contador (), with Fabio Aru () second and Aru's teammate Mikel Landa... read more

Copa Italia

Copa Italia was a competition for association football clubs of Paraguay in 1920 won by Club Libertad from the capital Asunción. Prize was a highly attractive trophy donated by the ambassador of Italy.Club Libertad reached the final defeating Club River Plate, Club Guaraní and Club Nacional. Finalist was Club Sol de América, which defeated Club Cerro Porteño and Club Olimpia on its path. Libertad won the final with 2-0 over Sol de América with two goals by their striker Segundo Ibarra.Libertad... read more

Italia Glacier

Italia Glacier is a tidewater glacier located in Alberto de Agostini National Park, Chile. It flows down in a southwest direction to its terminus in the Beagle Channel.==References==Category:Glaciers of Magallanes y la Antártica Chilena Region read more

Liceo República de Italia

Liceo Municipal República de Italia () is a Chilean high school located in Quinta de Tilcoco, Cachapoal Province, Chile.== References ==Category:Educational institutions with year of establishment missing read more

Giro Feminino de Ciclismo

The Giro Feminino de Ciclismo is a women's staged cycle race which takes place in Brazil and is currently rated by the UCI as 2.2.http://women.cyclingfever.com/editie.html?editie_id=25191 read more

Campo Giro

The Campo-Giro was a semi-automatic pistol, chambered for the 9mm Largo cartridge, which saw service in the Spanish military. It is named for its designer, Colonel Don Venancio López de Ceballos y Aguirre, Count of Campo-Giro.==Background==Venancio López de Ceballos y Aguirre was born in 1856 in Peñacastillo, Santander. He attended the ''Academia Militar de Caballería'' (Military Cavalry Academy) from 1876 to 1879, and graduated as a second lieutenant and first in his class. In 1881 he enrolled... read more

Miss Italia

Miss Italia is the name of a beauty pageant awarding prizes every year to young, female contestants from Italy. Since the first edition of the contest in 1939 many of the contestants have gone on to notable careers in television and film.==History==The forerunner of Miss Italia was ''Miss Sorriso'' (Miss Smile) started in 1939 by Dino Villani, and sponsored by a brand of toothpaste. Contestants were judged by their photographs rather than competing on a runway.After a break during World War II, the... read more

Telecom Italia

Telecom Italia is an Italian Italiantelecommunications company headquartered in Italiantelecommunications companyRome , which provides telephony services, mobile services, and Italiantelecommunications companyRomeDSL data services. It was founded in 1994 by the merger of several state-owned telecommunications companies, the most important of which was Società Italiana per l'Esercizio Telefonico p.A., (known as ''SIP'', from the earlier ''Società Idroelettrica Piemontese''), the former state... read more

Italia turrita

Statue of Italia Turrita in Reggio Calabria.Italia Turrita () is the national personification or allegory of Italy, characterised by a mural crown (hence ''turrita'' or "with towers" in Italian) typical of Italian civic heraldry of Medieval communal origin. In broader terms, the crown symbolizes its mostly urban history. She often holds in her hands a bunch of corn ears (a symbol of fertility and reference to the agrarian economy); during the fascist era, she held a bundle of the lictors.== History... read more

Italia 1

Italia 1 is an Italian commercial Italiantelevision channel on the ItaliantelevisionMediaset network. It is oriented especially at young people.Italia 1 was launched on 3 January 1982 and, originally, was owned by Rusconi; after a few months, however, due to the aggressive dumping practices of dumpingSilvio Berlusconi 's rival network dumpingSilvio BerlusconiCanale 5 , Rusconi was forced to sell the majority of his company to dumpingSilvio BerlusconiCanale 5Fininvest , allowing Berlusconi... read more

Angelo Italia

Chiesa Madre, Palma di Montechiaro, SicilyMazzarino, facade of the Parish Church of Our Lady of the SnowAngelo Italia (8 May 1628 – 5 May 1700) was an Italian Jesuit and Baroque architect, who was born in Licata and died in Palermo.==Biography==His father was a master mason in Licata, from whom he received technical training. His first work as an architect was the construction of the Chiesa di Sant'Angelo Carmelitano in Licata, dated 1653.In November 1671 he joined the order of the Jesuits at the... read more

Giro (musician)

Jorge Manuel López, also known as Giro Lopez, is a Puerto Rican salsa musician. Giro began his career as part of the boy band of Puerto Rico called Los Chicos. Two singles by "Giro" Jorge López, "Si Tu Supieras" and "Mi Forma de Sentir", reached #1 on the Latin Tropical Airplay. Allmusic.com In 1995, Giro received a Lo Nuestro award for "New Tropical Singer of the Year" and in 1996 also was nominated for Best Male Tropical Singer of the Year.He won a gold record at the New Jersey OTI Awards (National... read more

Football Italia

''Football Italia'' was a television programme in the United Kingdom showing Italian football that ran from 1992 to 2002 on Channel 4, and continued until 2008 on other channels. It was known as ''Football Italiano'' in its final season.The show centred on live coverage of Serie A, the top division in the Italian football league system. James Richardson presented the show for a large part of its existence.The first live match shown was a 3-3 draw between Sampdoria and Lazio on 6 September 1992, attracting... read more


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