Knowledge Identifier: $Marche
The last independent entity, the Duchy of Urbino, was dissolved in 1631, and from on, Marche was firmly part of the Papal States except during the Napoleonic period
After Napoleon's defeat, Marche returned to Papal rule until 4 November 1860, when it was annexed to the unified Kingdom of Italy by a plebiscite
Sante Monachesi - "'Sante Monachesi"' , was an Italian painter belonging to the modern movement of the "Scuola romana " and founder in 1932 of the "Movimento Futurista nelle Marche "
Italian Shepherd - The existence of this breed can be traced back to 1975, when Piero Accettella, of the Little Ranch Kennels, in Cepagatti, in the province of Pescara, in Italy, noticed that, in the surrounding Italian regions of Abruzzo, Umbria, Tuscany, Marche and Northern Lazio, there existed mid-sized dogs with wolf-like features used as livestock herders and known locally as Cane Toccatore
Sesto Bruscantini - Sesto Bruscantini died in his native Civitanova Marche, on 4 May 2003, aged 83
S.S. Maceratese 1922 - In the season 2011-12 the club was promoted to Serie D after have won Eccellenza Marche
Elisa Di Francisca - She is one of the ambassadors of Expo 2015 and the face of the 2015 campaign of the Wine Institute of Marche promoting Verdicchio