7. ott, 2017


Salvatore Giuliano, in his 20s

Salvatore "Turridu" Giuliano was a Sicilian bandit who has been been mythologised during his life and after his death. Giuliano was born in Montelepre, a rural village in western Sicily, as the fourth and youngest child of Salvatore Giuliano, Sr. and Maria Lombardo. His parents were landed peasants who had spent some of their earlier lives in the United States where they had earned the money to buy their farmland. Giuliano rose to prominence in the disorder which followed the Allied invasion