Namesakes

Fictional Characters from Plays and Musicals: 1 character
Luigi Lucheni   1992   Elisabeth  
Italian Presidents and Prime Ministers: 5 prime ministers, 2 presidents
(prime minister) Luigi Carlo Farini   1862-1863  
(prime minister) Luigi Federico Menabrea   1867-1869  
(prime minister) Luigi Pelloux   1898-1900  
(prime minister) Luigi Luzzatti   1910-1911  
(prime minister) Luigi Facta   1922  
(president) Luigi Einaudi   1948-1955  
(president) Oscar Luigi Scalfaro   1992-1999  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 literature
(literature) Luigi Pirandello   1934  
Notable Athletes: 1 chess, 1 driving, 1 soccer
(driving) Luigi Taveri   1929-2018  
(soccer) Luigi Riva   1944-  
(chess) Fabiano Caruana (a.k.a. Luigi)   1992-  
Notable Musicians: 1 composer
Luigi Boccherini   1743-1805     
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 physicist
Luigi Galvani   1737-1798  
Notable Writers: 1 poet
Luigi Pulci   1432-1484  
Olympic Medalists: 2 bronze, 2 gold, 2 silver/bronze, 1 gold/bronze, 1 silver
(gold) Louis Handley (a.k.a. Luigi)   1904   swimming - 4x50 yard freestyle relay  
(bronze) Luigi Facelli   1932   4x100 m relay  
(gold/bronze) Luigi Beccali   1932; 1936   1500 m  
(gold) Luigi Mannelli   1960   water polo  
(silver) Luigi Castagnola   1976   water polo  
(silver/bronze) Luigi Tarantino   1996; 2004; 2008; 2012   fencing  
(silver/bronze) Luigi Mastrangelo   2000; 2004; 2012   volleyball  
(bronze) Luigi Samele   2012   fencing  
Saints: 7 blessed, 3 saints
Blessed Ludovico Morbioli (a.k.a. Luigi)   1433-1485  
Saint Aloysius Gonzaga (a.k.a. Luigi)   1568-1591  
Saint Luigi Scrosoppi   1804-1884  
Blessed Luigi Monti   1825-1900  
Blessed Luigi Tezza   1841-1923  
Blessed Luigi Guanella   1842-1915  
Blessed Luigi Talamoni   1848-1926  
Saint Luigi Orione   1872-1940  
Blessed Luigi Variara   1875-1923  
Blessed Luigi Beltrame Quattrocchi   1880-1951