1896 – Born on September 6th in Rome, Italy. Italian literary critic and essayist, a preeminent scholar of English literature.
1914 – Praz was educated at the University of Bologna.
1918-1920 – Received degrees from the Universities of Rome and Florence.
1923 – He studied at the British Museum in London.
1924-1934 – Taught at the Universities of Liverpool and Manchester before returning to Italy.
1962 – Was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II as a Knight Commander of the British Empire.
1982 – Died on March 23rd in Rome.