Luigi Barzini Senior

Orvieto 1874-Milan 1947. Journalist and writer. A pioneer of special-correspondent journalism. A narrator of major events, especially of war, with the Corriere della Sera from 1899 to 1921. Considered as one the greatest international journalists of his time (earning English and French honours). Winner of the Peking-Paris road rally with Prince Scipione Borghese, with stories of the people of Siberia and Russia. Many writings. Senator of the Kingdom from 1934.

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