Enrico Fermi’s birthplace

(1/2) During a vacation in Rome, Italy, Diana  Brandonisio and her husband stumbled upon Enrico Fermi's birthplace (apartment complex) just a few doors down from their hotel. It's the home where he was born on Sept. 29, 1901. people, history Photo: Diana Brandonisio

(1/2) During a vacation in Rome, Italy, Diana Brandonisio and her husband stumbled upon Enrico Fermi’s birthplace (apartment complex) just a few doors down from their hotel. It’s the home where he was born on Sept. 29, 1901. Photo: Diana Brandonisio

(2/2) The plaque marking this building as Enrico Fermi's birthplace says (translation): "His fellow citizens (compatriots) remember him with much admiration." Photo: Diana Brandonisio

(2/2) The plaque marking this building as Enrico Fermi’s birthplace says (translation): “His fellow citizens (compatriots) remember him with much admiration.” Photo: Diana Brandonisio