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Milan Italy
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Type of Municipality City
Date Established 222 BC
Area 181.76 sq.km70.178 sq.mi <br />44,913.841 Acres <br />
Elevation 122 m400.262 ft <br />
Population 1,408,8731,408,873 people <br />
Timezone CET

Milan is a city located in northern Italy. It is the capital of the Lombardy region and the second-most populous city in Italy after Rome. Milan is known as a global fashion and design capital, as well as a major financial and commercial hub. The city has a rich history that dates back to ancient times when it was founded by the Celts. Throughout its history, Milan has been under the influence of various civilizations, including the Romans, Byzantines, and Visigoths. The city is renowned for its stunning architecture, with landmarks such as the Milan Cathedral (Duomo di Milano), the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, and the Sforza Castle. Milan is also home to world-famous artworks, including Leonardo da Vinci's "The Last Supper." With a population of approximately 1,408,873, Milan is a bustling metropolis that offers a blend of historical charm and modern innovation. The city hosts international events, such as Milan Fashion Week and the Milan Furniture Fair, attracting visitors from around the globe.


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