#1Maria Teresa de Filippis
Born in the year 1926. Maria was the first woman to race in Formula One. She participated in 5 World championships Grand Prix. Although she did not win the championship but made a mark in a sport which is highly male dominated even today. It was seeing her as an inspiration Lella Lombardi entered the circuit in 1974.
A leading shoe designer, Salvatore Ferragamo began working in at a young age. He showed an inclination towards designing and had a long association with popular names of Hollywood. By 1927 his shoes became the talk of the town amongst the rich patriarchs. Right from Marilyn Monroe to Maharani of Cooch Behar. He gained popularity after inventing cage & wedge heels.
A former goalkeeper whose career lasted for 22 years. He played for various clubs including Juventus and won the Football World cup in 1982. He holds the title of being the oldest person to win the world cup at the age of 40 years, 4 months and 13 days. Post retirement he ended up coaching at clubs and the national team.
A talented fashion designer who was previously stumbling to launch himself in different sectors but ended up creating his name in the world of Fashion. He launched his label in 1975, with the help of his partner. His designs gained popularity in the movie American Gigolo where his designs were worn by Richard Gere. Since then he is known for his well proportioned silhouettes.
A renowned operatic tenor who lost his eyesight at the age of 12 but did not stop to pursue his dreams. He mastered multiple instruments such as flute, guitar, drums, trumpet, harp & melodica making more than 80 million sales globally. He holds the maximum sales by any solo artist in the history of classical music. In 2010, he was honoured with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Enzo Anselmo Ferrari, also known as Commendatore was a world famous motor race driver. He founded Ferrari automobile & Scunderia Ferrari Grand Prix. In his reign, Ferrari won 25 world titles and 5000 races. In 1994, he held a place in the international motorsports Hall of Fame.