Amato (disambiguation)
Amato is a comune and town in the province of Catanzaro in the Calabria region of Italy.-History:Amato is one of the oldest towns in Calabria. It is mentioned by the Greek philosopher Aristotle, who calls it "Portus Amati Fluminis" . It is also mentioned by the Roman Pliny the Elder in one of his...

is a comune and town in the province of Catanzaro in the Calabria region of Italy.

Amato may also refer to:
  • Amato (racehorse), winner of the 1838 Derby Stakes
    Epsom Derby
    The Derby Stakes, popularly known as The Derby, internationally as the Epsom Derby, and under its present sponsor as the Investec Derby, is a Group 1 flat horse race in Great Britain open to three-year-old thoroughbred colts and fillies...

  • Amato Lusitano
    Amato Lusitano
    João Rodrigues de Castelo Branco, better known as Amato Lusitano and Amatus Lusitanus , was a notable Portuguese Jewish physician of the 16th century. Like Herophilus, Galen, Ibn al-Nafis, Michael Servetus, Realdo Colombo and William Harvey, he is credited as making a discovery in the circulation...

     (1511-1568), Portuguese Jewish physician
  • Amato Opera
    Amato Opera
    The Amato Opera was an opera company located in the East Village neighborhood of the Manhattan borough of New York City. The company was produced by the husband and wife team of Anthony and Sally Amato and presented opera on a small scale with a reduced orchestra at low prices...

    , an American opera company

People with the surname Amato:
  • Angelo Amato
    Angelo Amato
    Angelo Amato, S.D.B. is a cardinal of the Catholic Church and currently serves as the Prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints. He previously served as Secretary of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith from 2002 to 2008.-Education:He entered the Salesians, after completing...

     (born 1938), Roman Catholic titular archbishop
  • Bert Amato
    Bert Amato
    Bert Amato is an investor and consultant in the high-technology industry. He currently sits as an advisory board member of several firms, including XDL Intervest Management, Farelogix and Infotriever....

     (21st century), American inventor
  • Chuck Amato
    Chuck Amato
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     (born 1946), American football coach
  • Dave Amato
    Dave Amato
    Dave Amato is an American musician, best known as the lead guitarist of the rock band REO Speedwagon.He was born and raised near Framingham, Massachusetts...

     (21st century), American guitarist
  • Donna Amato
    Donna Amato
    Donna Amato is an American pianist. She teaches at University of Pittsburgh.-Life:Amato's early piano studies included renowned teacher and virtuoso, Ozan Marsh...

     (21st century), American pianist
  • Erika Amato
    Erika Amato
    Erika Amato is an American singer and actress, and a founding member of the band Velvet Chain.-Biography:Amato was born in the town of Plainfield, New Jersey and grew up in the town of Summit. She started playing and performing music at the age of three...

     (21st century), American singer and actress
  • Gabriel Amato
    Gabriel Amato
    Gabriel Amato is a former Argentine footballer.He began his career in Aldosivi of Mar del Plata, and later he went on to become one of the few players to have played for the three most popular teams in his country: Boca Juniors and River Plate and Independiente.He has played for Spanish clubs...

     (born 1970), former Argentine footballer
  • Giovanni Antonio Amato
    Giovanni Antonio Amato
    Giovanni Antonio Amato was an Italian painter of the Renaissance period, active in Naples.He was also called il Vecchio. He followed the style of Pietro Perugino, and among his pupils were Giovanni Vincenzo Corso, Giovanni Bernardo Lama, Battista Loca, Pietro Negroni, Simone il Giovane Papa, and...

     (1475-1555), Italian painter
  • Giuliano Amato
    Giuliano Amato
    Giuliano Amato is an Italian politician. He was Prime Minister of Italy twice, first from 1992 to 1993 and then from 2000 to 2001. He was more recently Vice President of the Convention on the Future of Europe that drafted the new European Constitution and headed the Amato Group. He is commonly...

     (born 1938), Italian politician
  • Joe Amato (dragster driver) (born 1944), American dragster driver
  • Joseph Amato (died 1927), Italian-American mobster
  • Ken Amato
    Ken Amato
    Kenneth Carlos Amato is a longsnapper and a linebacker for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League. Amato's descent is from Puerto Rico.-High school career:...

     (born 1977), Puerto Rican American football player
  • Kimberly Amato
    Kimberly Amato
    Kimberly Amato is an American actress. Has a BA in psychology from Hofstra University and a MA in Forensic Psychology from John Jay College of Criminal Justice in Forensic Psychology....

     (born 1976), American actress
  • Len Amato
    Len Amato
    Len Amato is a race car driver who competed in one United States Formula Three Championship race at Watkins Glen International in 2001. He then returned to amateur series until 2009, when he re-emerged in the F2000 Championship Series.-References:...

     (21st century), American racecar driver
  • Mario Amato
    Mario Amato
    Mario Amato was an Italian magistrate, assassinated in 1980 by NAR members Gilberto Cavallini and Luigi Ciavardini....

     (1938-1980), Italian magistrate
  • Michelle Amato
    Michelle Amato
    Michelle Amato is an American vocalist; she trained at the University of Miami School of Music. She has toured and/or recorded with numerous artists including Quincy Jones, Jon Secada, Liza Minnelli, Al Green, Sandi Patti, Jon Hendricks, Donna Summer, Michael McDonald, Celia Cruz, Rita Marley, and...

     (21st century), American vocalist
  • Pasquale Amato
    Pasquale Amato
    Pasquale Amato was an outstanding Italian operatic baritone. Amato enjoyed an international reputation but attained the peak of his fame in New York City, where he sang with the Metropolitan Opera from 1908 until 1921....

     (1878-1942), Italian operatic baritone singer
  • Phil Amato
    Phil Amato
    Phil Amato is currently a weekday anchor on First Coast News at WTLV/WJXX in Jacksonville, Florida. Amato co-anchors Good Morning Jacksonville Sunrise and Good Morning Jacksonville, the weekday broadcasts from 5 to 7 a.m., with Joy Purdy...

     (21st century), American television journalist
  • Pietro Amato
    Pietro Amato
    Pietro Amato is a Montreal French horn player. He plays with three bands: Torngat, Bell Orchestre, and The Luyas. Amato is also involved with Arcade Fire providing studio contributions and occasional touring....

     (21st century), Canadian jazz horn player
  • Raffaele Amato
    Raffaele Amato
    Raffaele Amato is an Italian Camorra boss and head of the Scissionisti di Secondigliano, a Camorra clan from the Napoletano district of Naples...

    , Italian Camorra boss
  • Rick Amato
    Rick Amato
    Rick Amato is a conservative political commentator, syndicated newsletter writer, columnist, and talk show host.-Personal life:He was born in the western Pennsylvania steel town of Sharon, PA and raised in Pittsburgh, PA. He is the grandson of Italian and German immigrants...

     (21st century), American columnist
  • Russell Amato, behavioral pharmacologist
  • Serena Amato
    Serena Amato
    Serena Bibiana Amato is a sailor from Argentina, who won a bronze medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney.-References:*...

    (born 1974), Argentine sailboat racer
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