1903 – Born on the 26th of February in Imperia, Italy.
1924 – He graduated in Chemical Engineering at the Politecnico di Milano.
1927 – He passed the exams to become a professor.
1933 – He became a full professor and the director of the Institute of General Chemistry of Pavia University.
1935 – He was appointed full professor in physical chemistry at the University of Rome.
1938 – He took the head of the Department of Chemical Engineering.
1963 – He won a Nobel Prize in Chemistry.
1979 – He died on the 2nd of May in Bergamo.