- Name: Vittorio Alfieri
- Born: 01/16/1749
- Died: 10/08/1803 (54 years old)
- Occupation: dramatist, poet
Count Vittorio Alfieri (//, also US: //, Italian:[vitˈtɔːrjo alˈfjɛːri]; 16 January 1749? 8 October 1803) was an Italian dramatist and poet, considered the “founder of Italian tragedy.” He wrote nineteen tragedies, sonnets, satires, and a notable autobiography.
Birth Name: Vittorio Amedeo Alfieri
Birth Place: Asti, Kingdom of Sardinia
Death Place: Florence, Kingdom of Etruria