Past Inductees

Italian American National Hall of Fame
GUY CHIARELLO Robbinsville New Jersey President First Data 2016
NINA DEBIASE MELKER Hamilton New Jersey Vice President First Choice Bank 2016
EILEEN POIANI Nutley New Jersey Prof. Mathematics, St.Peter’s Univ. 2016
JOSEPH SCIAME New Hyde Park New York Vice President St. John’s Univ. 2016
MARIE GARIBALDI Weehawkin New Jersey NJ Supreme Court Justice 2015
PASQUALE COLAVITA Lawrenceville New JerseyMercer County Freeholder 2015
MICHELE MORRO SIEKERKA Robbinsville New Jersey New Jersey Business & Industry Assoc. 2015
ROBERT PRUNETTI Titusville New Jersey MIDJersey Chamber of Commerce 2015
PASQUALE DE MAIO, Ph.D Hamilton New Jersey Glaxo Smith Kline 2014
TONY P. RODIO Hammonton New JerseyTropicana Entertainment Center 2014
MARIA P. IMBALZANO Lawrenceville New Jersey Stark & Stark Law Firm 2014
CATHERINE G. VIGNALE Holmdel New Jersey President Italian Teacher’s Association 2014
DR. JANET D’ANGELO LIOY Philadelphia Pennsylvania CHOP Philadelphia 2013
ANTHONY “SKIP” CIMINO Hamilton New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Hosp. Hamilton 2013
JOSEPH L. BOCCHINI, JR Trenton New Jersey Mercer County Prosecutor 2013
DR. ROSEMARIE SCOLARO MOSER Lawrenceville New Jersey RSM Psychology Center 2013
DR. MARY RORRO Princeton New Jersey Psychiatrist 2012
ANGELO R. BIANCHI, ESQ Bloomfield New Jersey Office of Angelo R. Bianchi, LLC 2012
HON. SAMUEL A. ALITO, JR. Hamilton New Jersey Supreme Court of the United States 2012
DR. DARIA MIZZA, Ed.E Washington D.C. John’s Hopkins University 2012
DR, FRANK CAMPO Lawrenceville New JerseySt. Francis Medical Center 2011
JOEL WESLEY POLICHENE Jessup Maryland Republic national Distributing Co. 2011
VICTOR J. SARACINI (POSTHUMOUS) Yardley Pennsylvania United Airlines 2011
MARIA-ELENA TIERNO  Washington DC,CCH2M HILL 2011
PASQUALE F. NESTICO, MD, FACC Philadelphia PA Cardiology Consultants of Phila. 2010
ROBERT A. FACCHINA Flemington NJ Founder Johanna Foods 2010
ROSEMARY C. FRASCELLA, MD Hamilton NJ St. Francis Medical Center 2010
JOE C. FIORENTINO, Chicago, IL Cooks County Sheriff 2010
JOSEPH PAGLIONE Burlington NJ Amici Della Lingua Italiano 2009
CAV. CARL CARABELLI Hamilton, NJ Italian American National Hall of Fame 2009
DR. LOIS ANN BRAENDER, Ed.D Hamilton, NJ Hamilton Board of Ed. 2009
MARIO A. MARANO Toms River NJ Italian American Heritage Comm. 2009
JANET DILLIONE Westchester PA Siemens Medical Solutions 2008
CAV. JOSEPH COCCIA Montclair NJ The Coccia Institute 2008
A.J. BUDDY FORTUNATO Montclair NJ The Italian Tribune 2008
MARY NICOLA FERRI Pennington NJ Boheme Opera Guild 2008
CAV. JOHN SCARPATI Hamilton, New Jersey Mercer Co. Ital. Amer. Festival Assoc. 2007
CESARINA A. EARL Paterson New Jersey Italian Voice Newspaper 2007
ANTHONY P. CARABELLI Trenton New Jersey Mercer Co Freeholder 2007
CATHERINE DICOSTANZO Trenton NJ Mercer County Clerk 2006
LAWRENCE L. ARCIONI Lawrenceville New Jersey Assistant Comm. Dept. Labor2006
MARIA FALCA DODSON Brig. Gen. Ewing New Jersey New Jersey National Guard 2006
SAMUEL J. PLUMERI, JR, Supt. Hamilton, New Jersey Port  Authority of NY & NJ Police 2006
SALVATORE A. DAVINO, President Fidelity Land Develop. Corp Chatam New Jersey 2005
FERNANDO RAUCCI, Conductor Princeton New Jersey Greater Princeton Youth Orchestra 2005
JOE PISCOPO, Entertainer Morristown New Jersey Movie and TV Actor 2003
WILLIAM MASTROSIMONE Titusville New Jersey Playwrite, Stage and Film 2003
DANIEL G. GIAQUINTO, Prosecutor Robbinsville New Jersey Mercer County Pros. Office 2002
VICTOR M. RICHEL, Vice Chair Newark New Jersey Independence Community Bank 2002
ANTONIA MAROTTA-BRINTON Watchung New Jersey Philanthropist and Author 2002
GILDA RORRO BALDASSARI, EdD. Hamilton New Jersey Hon. Vice Consul Emeritus – Italy 2001
JOHN F. RICCIANI, Dentist Trenton New Jersey Professor, NJCD & M 2001
N. LARRY PARAGANO, Springfield New Jersey Paragano Industries 2001
MAURICE T. PERILLI, Hamilton, New Jersey Chairman of  the Board, Roma Bank 2001
ARTHUR R. BARTOLOZZI, MD Philadelphia Pennsylvania Booth Bartolozzi Balderston Orthopnea. 2000
CATHERINE GUARNIERI WHITE Lambertville New Jersey Mercer Co Chamber of Commerce 2000
LOUIS A. NATALE, Distributor Trenton New Jersey Ritchie and Page Distributing Co .2000
DONALD M. TRETOLA, Public Rel. Riverton New Jersey Public Service Electric & Gas Co.1999
TONY LOBIANCO, Actor Hollywood California Film and Television1999
VINCENT SARDI, Restaurateur New York City New York Sardi’s Restaurant1999
LAURA SANGUINETI WHITE, EdD. New Brunswick New Jersey Professor of Italian Language1999
PIETRO FRASSICA, Professor Princeton New Jersey Romance Language, Princeton Univ.1998
CIRO POPPITI, III, Actor New York City New York Actor & Producer 1997
LUCIO M. SORRE, Vice President Old Brookville New York Banfi Vintners 1996
RONALD NALDI, Tenor North Plainfield New Jersey Metropolitan Opera House, NYC, NY1995
CHARLES B. SIMONE, MD Lawrenceville New Jersey Simone Cancer Center1993
RAYMOND M. POCINO, President Marlton New Jersey Constr. & Gen Laborers Local 172, 1992
JOSEPH J. PLUMERI, President Scotch PlainsNew Jersey Shearson Lehman Brothers1991
JIM FLORIO, Governor Trenton New Jersey State of New Jersey 1990
P.J.CARLESIMO, Head Coach West Orange New Jersey Seton Hall University Basketball 1989
JOSEPH A. COGO, C.S. Boston Massachusetts Pastor of Sacred Heart Church 1989
FRANCIS R. GERARD, MAJ. GEN. Lyndhurst New Jersey New Jersey National Guard 1988
CLINTON L. PAGANO, Colonel Milford New Jersey New Jersey State Police 1987
ROLAND V. MASSIMINO, Coach Villanova Pennsylvania Villanova University Basketball 1987
FRANK A. MODICA Atlantic City New Jersey Showboat Casino & Resort 1987
MARIO ANDRETTI, Race Car Driver Nazareth Pennsylvania International Auto Racing 1986
DAVID TOMA, Detective,TV & Radio Newark New JerseyThe Toma Show 1986
CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS Genoa Italy Posthumous Induction 1985
REMIGIO U. PANE, Professor Highland ParkNew Jersey Rutges University 1985
JOHN ZUCCARELLI Trenton New Jersey Professional Boxer & Businessman 1983
ROCKY GRAZIANO New York City New York Middleweight Champ of the World 1983
JAKE LaMOTTA New York City New York Middleweight Champ of the World 1983
JOEY GIARDELLO Cherry Hill New Jersey Middleweight Champ of the World 1983
EDWARD LIBERATORE, Scout Los Angeles California Los Angeles Dodgers 1982
THOMAS C. LASORDA, Manager Los Angeles California Los Angeles Dodgers 1982
ANTHONY CASAMENTO, Trenton New Jersey US Marine Medal of Honor Recipient 1981
MARIUS D. BONACCI, Founder Trenton New Jersey AAA Trucking Corporation 1981
ACE ALAGNA, Founder Newark New Jersey The Italian Tribune Newspaper1980
JIMMY DURANTE, Actor Hollywood California Film, Radio and TV 1980
JOE DIMAGGIO, Baseball Player Martinez, CaliforniaNew York Yankees 1979
ROCKY MARCIANO Brockton Massachusetts Heavyweight Champ of the World 1979
MARIO LANZA, Tenor (Posthumous) Philadelphia Pennsylvania Opera singer and actor 1978
HELEN FRANZOLINI BOEHM Trenton New Jersey Boehm Porcelain and China 1978
PHIL BRITO, Actor, Singer Newark New JerseyTelevision & Radio Personality 1978
ENRICO FERMI, (Posthumous) Pisa Italy Physics Professor Univ. Pisa 1977
ANGELO BARBERO Trenton New Jersey Barbero’s Bakery 1977
PAULA SAVINO ALLEVA New York City New York President, Columbia Assoc of Educ.1977
VINCENT R. CAPODANNO, LT.Richmond County New York US Navy and Priest (Posthumous)1977
JOSEPH E. FAY, Chairman New York City New York Garibaldi-Meucci Museum 1977
JOHN BASILONE, Sergeant Raritan New Jersey Medal of Honor Recipient 1976
WILLIAM PACA, (Posthumous) Chilbury Hall Maryland Governor, State of Maryland 1976
ARMANDO GIULIANI, Police Officer Stamford Connecticut Founder American Italian Assoc. 1976
FORTUNE POPE, Professor West New York New Jersey Political Science, Journalism ,Humananities 1976
MARIO BIAGGI New York City New York Police officer to Congressman 1976
STEPHEN BUDASSI Trenton New Jersey Founder IANHOF 1975