Gabriele D'Annunzio

Vero nome:
Gabriele D'Annunzio
Born: 1863-03-12 (Pescara, Italy)
Died: March 01, 1938 (Gardone Riviera, Italy)

Gabriele D'Annunzio or d'Annunzio (ennobled by the King of Italy in 1924 as Principe di Montenevoso) was an Italian poet, journalist, novelist, dramatist, and soldier during World War I.
He was a prominent Italian nationalist figure. His role in politics is controversial due to his influence on the Italian Fascist movement and his status as the alleged forerunner of Benito Mussolini.