Volta, Alessandro

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Volta,

Alessandro, Italian physicist, 1745-1827.
volt (V, v) - the unit of electromotive force.
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Address : Via Alessandro Volta, 4, 20056 Trezzo sull'Adda MI
1745: Count Alessandro Volta, physicist who devised the first battery, was born in Como, Italy.
1678: John Bunyan's the Pilgrim's Progress was published 1745: Count Alessandro Volta, physicist who devised the first battery, was born in Como, Italy.
V Alessandro Volta carrying Container and Coal are due to arrive on Tuesday.
ALESSANDRO VOLTA, one of the Aidan O'Brien-trained trio who made an unsuccessful challenge for last year's Melbourne Cup, is to return to Australia, where he is to join the stable of David Hayes next month, writes Tony O'Hehir.
Septimus finished 18th while stablemates Alessandro Volta and Honoluluran came 20th and 21st respectively.
65 million race from European horses, particularly in the strong Irish presence headed by Aidan O'Brien's Septimus, Alessandro Volta and Honolulu.
He has more than enough ability to run well, while Wayne Lordan's mount Alessandro Volta is looking to bounce back from an unplaced run in the English St Leger.
Coral: 9-4 Frozen Fire, 4 Look Here, 5 Conduit, 7 Alessandro Volta, Unsung Heroine, 12 Doctor Fremantle, 14 Top Lock, 20 Washington Irving, 25 bar.
The Bally doyle handler saddles Alessandro Volta, Bashkirov and William Hogarth in the Juddmonte sponsored affair.
O'Brien's second-choice jockey, Seamus Heffernan, relegated to the ride on Frozen Fire after No 1 Johnny Murtagh plumped for Alessandro Volta won his second Irish Derby in a row after storming to victory in 2007 aboard Soldier of Fortune.
The Ballydoyle wizard has five runners including Alessandro Volta and Washington Irving, sixth and fifth respectively at Epsom.