Fontana


Fontana

Fontana (Italian for fountain) may refer to:

Places

* Fontana, Chaco, a settlement in San Fernando Department in Chaco Province, Argentina
* Fontana, Cape Verde, a settlement in the island of Sal, Cape Verde
* Fontana, Gozo, on Gozo Island, Republic of Malta
* Fontana (Belgrade), a neighborhood of Belgrade, Serbia
* Settlements in Switzerland:
**Fontana GR, a settlement in Tarasp in the Canton of Graubünden
**Fontana (Airolo), a settlement in Airolo, in the Canton of Ticino
**Fontana (Meride), a settlement in Meride in the Canton of Ticino
**Fontana (Biasca), a settlement in Biasca in Val Pontirone in the Canton of Ticino
**Fontana (Cavergno), a settlement in Cavergno in the Canton of Ticino
* Places in the United States:
** Fontana, California
** Fontana, Kansas
** Fontana Village, North Carolina
** Fontana-on-Geneva Lake, Wisconsin
** Fontana Dam in the U.S. state of North Carolina
* Fontana (crater), craters on the moon and on Mars

People

*Carl Fontana (1928-2003), an American jazz trombonist
*D.C. Fontana, an American science fiction writer
*Domenico Fontana (1543-1607), an Italian architect
*Francesco Fontana, (1580-1656), Italian astronomer
*Federica Fontana, a noted model
*Felice Fontana (1730-1805), an Italian scientist
*Gregorio Fontana (1735-1803), Italian mathematician
*Giovanni Battista Fontana (about 1571-1630), an Italian composer and a violinist
*José de Anchieta Fontana (1940-1980), a Brazilian soccer player/footballer
*Julian Fontana (1810-1869), a Polish pianist and composer
*Lavinia Fontana (1552-1614), an Italian painter
*Lucio Fontana (1899-1968), an Italian Modern artist.
*Isabeli Fontana (1983- ), a noted Brazilian model
*Niccolo Fontana Tartaglia (1499-1557), an Italian mathematician
*Santino Fontana, an American actor
*Tom Fontana (1951- ), an American television writer/producer
*Wayne Fontana (1945- ), an English singer

Other

*Fontana Records, a record label
*"Fontana" is a common name used for California Speedway.


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  • Fontana — (italienisch für Brunnen) ist der Name folgender Orte: Fontana Liri, eine Gemeinde in der Provinz Frosinone in Italien Fontana (Chaco), eine Gemeinde in der Provinz Chaco in Argentinien Comandante Fontana, einen Ort im Departamento Patiño der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Fontana — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Fontana puede referirse a: la ciudad y municipio de Fontana, en la Provincia del Chaco, Argentina; fontana, nombre común de la planta rumex acetosa; la ciudad de Fontana, en California, Estados Unidos. Obtenido de… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Fontana — Fontana, CA U.S. city in California Population (2000): 128929 Housing Units (2000): 35908 Land area (2000): 36.117343 sq. miles (93.543484 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.002233 sq. miles (0.005784 sq. km) Total area (2000): 36.119576 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • fontana — s.f. [lat. tardo fontana, propr. femm. (sottint. aqua ) dell agg. fontanus di fonte ]. 1. (archit.) [fonte artificiale d acqua destinata a regolarne l efflusso all aperto] ▶◀ ‖ fonte. 2. (fig.) [gran quantità di liquido che scorra senza… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

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  • Fontana, CA — U.S. city in California Population (2000): 128929 Housing Units (2000): 35908 Land area (2000): 36.117343 sq. miles (93.543484 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.002233 sq. miles (0.005784 sq. km) Total area (2000): 36.119576 sq. miles (93.549268 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Fontana, KS — U.S. city in Kansas Population (2000): 149 Housing Units (2000): 67 Land area (2000): 0.174359 sq. miles (0.451588 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.174359 sq. miles (0.451588 sq. km) FIPS code:… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places


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