Pictures from the life of Gabriele D'Annunzio.
Gabriele D'Annunzio in 1905
Italian poet and playwright Gabriele D'Annunzio (1863 - 1938), circa 1905.
A younger Gabriele D'Annunzio
A younger Gabriele D'Annunzio.
Gabriele d'Annunzio, Italian Poet and Aviator
Gabriele d'Annunzio with his pilot Ermanno Beltramo before their flight over Trente.
Gabriele d'Annunzio reading
Gabriele d'Annunzio reading c. 1908.
Italian actress Eleonora Duse, mistress of the poet Gabriele D'Annunzio, c. 1900.
Gabriele d'Annunzio making a speech
May 5, 1915 in Quarto dei Mille, Italy, Gabriele d'Annunzio making a speech.
Mussolini and Gabriele D'Annunzio In 1925
Benito Mussolini speaking with Gabriele d'Annunzio, in Gardone di Riviera, Italy, in 1925.
Gabriele D'Annunzio in 1930
Gabriele D'Annunzio in military dress around 1930.
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1/5 One man's attempt to build a utopia becomes a story about the birth of fascism.
First broadcast: 21 Jan 2013
4/5 D'Annunzio transforms the Croatian port of Fiume into a delinquent city-state.
First broadcast: 24 Jan 2013
3/5 Peace for d'Annunzio spells disaster, and he looks to further his military ambitions.
First broadcast: 23 Jan 2013
2/5 1915, and d'Annunzio risks death when he takes to the air on a daring propaganda mission.
First broadcast: 22 Jan 2013
5/5 Now an enemy of the state, d'Annunzio struggles to keep his utopian experiment alive.
First broadcast: 25 Jan 2013