Siena is a city in the Tuscany region of central Italy. It is renowned for its cuisine, art, museums, and medieval cityscape.

The area has been settled since 900 B.C., and the city itself was founded around 70 A.D. as "Saena Julia."

People Born in Siena

Catherine of Siena

Siena in People's Lives

Marko Jaric: I traveled here from Madrid to play professional basketball for the Montepaschi Siena team in 2011. I was signed for only one season, and left in 2012 in the hopes of becoming a member of the American Chicago Bulls team.

Ralph FiennesI traveled here in 1995 to film scenes of the movie The English Patient.

Taylor Lautner: I traveled here in 2008 to film scenes of the movie New Moon.

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