Aldo Giovannini was born in Borgo San Lorenzo on the 11th of November
1940. Contributor with the father of the newspaper "La Nazione",
from 1954 to 1985. Sport reporter; author of more than six thousand articles
about art, culture, history and chronicle. Contributor of magazines and
local newspaper, historian of local things .
He found in Vercelli, after 80 years, the archives of mister Giuseppe
Ungania and, after a long and difficult work, he succeeded in bringing
back to the life this important work, giving a name and a place to every
picture. It is mainly from these archives that we took the pictures which
are published on this site.
In 1985 he has been coauthor with Giovanni Cipriani of the book "75
anni di storia della Fortis Juventus 1909"; in 1986 he published
the book "Dalle cento case alle cento strade" in 1989 he wrote
the book "Caro Vecchio Borgo"; in 1992 he has been coauthor
with Pierluigi Naldi of the book "Presenza salesiana a Borgo San
He lives in Borgo San Lorenzo.