Comments for the name Giovanni

Comments for GIOVANNI:

I'm sorry, but the problem with this name is that Don Giovanni, the title character of Mozart's opera, is not exactly a nice person to be named after. He keeps a book filled with the names of all the woman he has seduced! (I believe the count is in the thousands...)
-- elena_iamthestarligh  1/8/2006
There's a famous novel by James Baldwin called Giovanni's Room. Giovanni is the boyfriend of the narrator, David.
-- Marauder  12/7/2006
In Susan Kay's novel Phantom, Giovanni is an old stonemason who takes a young Erik on as an apprentice for several years. He was very kind and loving, almost like a father.
-- scarletquillraven  12/25/2006
The fashion designer Giovanni Versace. He was gunned down in 1997, aged 50. His sister, Donatella now continues to be head of design for the Versace label.
-- Anonymous User  2/29/2008
This is the name of the boss of Team Rocket in the Pokemon games and cartoon.
-- number1212  5/15/2008
Giovanni Ribisi is a very talented American actor, with Italian ancestry, who can be seen in movies like Sky Captain & the World of Tomorrow, Flight of the Phoenix, Boiler Room and The Gift. He has been acting since childhood, when he went by the nickname Vonni Ribisi.
-- KillYourEgo  6/11/2009
Giovanni Melchiorre Bosco was an Italian priest and saint.
-- Missy  10/13/2010
Giovanni Baglione (1570-1643) was an Italian painter and writer.
-- Anonymous User  9/3/2011
Giovanni di Balduccio was an Italian sculptor.
-- Anonymous User  9/3/2011
Giovanni Bellini (1430/5-1516) was a Venetian painter.
-- Anonymous User  9/11/2011
Giovanni Maria Galli (1625-65) was the founder of the dynasty Bibiena (or Galli-Bibiena) which was a family of Italian architects, quadraturisti and stage designers.
-- Anonymous User  9/17/2011
Giovanni Boldini (31 December 1842 – 11 July 1931) was an Italian genre and portrait painter, belonging to the School Of Paris.
-- Anonymous User  9/20/2011
Giovanni Bologna (1529 – 13 August 1608), was a sculptor.
-- Anonymous User  9/20/2011
Giovanni Antonio Boltraffio (or Beltraffio) (1466 or 1467 – 1516) was an Italian painter of the High Renaissance from Lombardy.
-- Anonymous User  9/20/2011
Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal) (1697-1768) was a Venetian painter, etcher and draughtsman.
-- Anonymous User  10/17/2011
Giovanni Battista Caracciolo (1578-1635) was a Neapolitan painter.
-- Anonymous User  10/17/2011
Giovanni Cariani (1485-1547) was an Italian painter active in Venice.
-- Anonymous User  10/18/2011
Giovanni Battista Casanova ( b Venice, 2 Nov 1728 or 4 Nov 1730; d Dresden, 7 Dec 1795). Draughtsman, painter, forger and writer.
-- Anonymous User  10/18/2011
Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione (1609-1664) was an italian painter, printmaker and draughtsman.
-- Anonymous User  10/18/2011
Giovanni Battista Cavalcaselle (22 January 1819 – 31 October 1897) was an Italian writer and art critic.
-- Anonymous User  10/18/2011
Giovanni Battista Cipriani (1727-1785) was a Florentine decorative painter and designer.
-- Anonymous User  12/13/2011
Giovanni Montini was the birthname of Pope Paul VI (Pontificate from 1963-1978).
-- CarolinW  6/11/2012
Giovanni Mastai-Ferretti was the birthname of Pope Pius IX ( Pontificate between 1846-1878).
-- CarolinW  6/11/2012
Giovanni Braschi was the birthname of Pope Pius VI (Pontificate between 1775-1799).
-- CarolinW  6/11/2012
Giovanni Ganganelli was the birthname of Pope Clement XIV (Pontificate between 1769-1774).
-- CarolinW  6/11/2012
Giovanni Albani was the birthname of Pope Clement XI (Pontificate between 1700-1721).
-- CarolinW  6/11/2012
Giovanni Pamphilj was the birthname of Pope Innocent X (Pontificate between 1644-1655).
-- CarolinW  6/11/2012
Giovanni Facchinetti was the birthname of pope Innocent IX (Pontificate between 1591-1591, pope for only 62 days).
-- CarolinW  6/11/2012
Giovanni Castagna was the birthname of Pope Urban VII (Pontificate between 1590-1590, pope for only 12 days).
-- CarolinW  6/11/2012
Giovanni Medici was the birthname of Pope Pius IV (Pontificate between 1559-1565).
-- CarolinW  6/11/2012
Giovanni Carafa was the birthname of Pope Paul IV (Pontificate between 1555-1559).
-- CarolinW  6/11/2012
Giovanni Giocchi del Monte was the birthname of Pope Julius III (Pontificate between 1550-1555).
-- CarolinW  6/11/2012
Giovanni de Medici was the birthname of Pope Leo X (Pontificate between 1513-1521).
-- CarolinW  6/12/2012
Giovanni Battista Cibo was the birthname of Pope Innocent VIII (Pontificate between 1484-1492).
-- CarolinW  6/12/2012
Giovanni Orsini was the birthname of Pope Nicholas III (Pontificate between 1277-1280).
-- CarolinW  6/12/2012
Giovanni Coniulo was the birthname of Pope Gelasius II (Pontificate between 1118-1119).
-- CarolinW  6/12/2012
Giovanni di Sabina was the birthname of Pope Sylvester III (Pontificate between 1045-1045).
-- CarolinW  6/12/2012
Giovanni Fasano was the birthname of Pope John XVIII (Pontificate between 1004-1009).
-- CarolinW  6/12/2012
Giovanni Sicco was the birthname of Pope John XVII (Pontificate between 1003-1003).
-- CarolinW  6/12/2012

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