Category: Famous personalities
Giuseppe Bovara, architect and engineer of Lecco, whose neoclassical style we meet in many buildings of Lecco.
Alessandro Manzoni and The Betrothed set in Lecco, where he was usual to spent his summer holidays at Villa Manzoni.
Antonio Stoppani, born in Lecco, founder of Italian Geology and Paleontology. He wrote the famous work Bel Paese that gave the name to a famous cheese.
Lecco is strictly related to Azzone Visconti. He made Lecco a fortified village and nowadays you can walk on Azzone Visconti Bridge.
Mario Cermenati born in Lecco and was a friend of abbot Antonio Stoppani. Passionate of natural science and politics he founded Lecco Civic Museums.
Riccardo Cassin and his beloved Grigna. A red sweater of Ragni from Lecco to the world elite of mountaineering.