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Who first climed K2?

An Italian expedition finally succeeded in ascending to the summit of K2 via the Abruzzi Spur on 31 July 1954. The expedition was led by Ardito Desio, and the two climbers who reached the summit were Lino Lacedelli and Achille… Full Answer

What are the regions in Italy called?

There are twenty regions in Italy. They are Abruzzi, Basilicata, Calabria, Campania, Emilia-Romagna, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Lazio, Liguria, Lombardia, Marche, Molise, Piemonte, Puglia, Sardegna, Sicilia, Toscana, Trention-Alto Adige, Umbria, Valle D'Aosta and Veneto. Full Answer

Who was St. Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows?

I assume you are referring to Saint Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows who was born as Francesco Possenti on March 1, 1838 at Assisi, Italy. After a youth devoted to the world and society, attending the theatre, chasing women… Full Answer