1960 – She was born on the 18th day of February this year in Milan, Italy.
1975 – After her mother remarried, the family moved to Australia.
1977 – She returned to England to pursue an acting career; she studied at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, with Miranda Richardson and Amanda Redman.
1982 – She made her film debut in the German movie Das Zweite Gesicht (The Second Face) and gave versatile performances in films such as Heat and Dust in 1983, White Mischief in 1987, Presumed Innocent in 1990, The Player in 1993, and Country Life in 1994.
1983 – From this year, Scacchi was romantically involved with New Zealand singer/songwriter Tim Finn until 1989.
1989 – A relationship with American actor Vincent D’Onofrio began in this year and ended in 1993.
1996 – She won an Emmy Award for her work in the television film Rasputin. She was nominated for a Golden Globe and numerous other awards.
1998 – Scacchi’s son Matteo, fathered by her cousin and boyfriend Carlo Mantegazza, was born in October of this year.