Alessandro Rietti Italy

Biography of Alessandro Rietti

Alessandro Rietti enrolled at the University of Glasgow in 1910 to study Science and Engineering. He was born on 6 November 1889 in Galluzzo, Florence, Italy, to Vittorio Rietti, a chemicals agent.

Rietti initially took junior classes in Mathematics VI for Engineers under Professor George Gibson and Naval Architecture, later studying Higher Mechanics and Senior Naval Architecture.


Archival Materials

  • DC183/11/46 General Council Register 1922
  • R8/5/31/7 Matriculation Slip 1910-11 R-S
  • R9/1/17 Class Catalogue 1910-11
  • R9/1/18 Class Catalogue 1911-12
  • R9/1/19 Class Catalogue 1912-13
  • R9/1/20 Class Catalogue 1913-14


Alessandro Rietti
Born 6 November 1889.
GU Degree: Science and Engineering, 1910-14;
University Link: Student
Occupation categories: engineers, naval; naval architects
English snippet: Engineering student at the University of Glasgow from 1910-14
Record last updated: 7th Jan 2014

Country Associations

Italy Italy, Tuscany, Galluzzo, Florence
Place of Birth

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student