Ferrari Club celebrates the birthday of Enzo Ferrari at Siena
On Thursday of last week, the Ferrari Club of America Hill Country chapter celebrated the birth of Ferrari founder Enzo Ferrari at Siena with a gathering of Ferrari owners and enthusiasts and a dinner and menu created by Siena chef Harvey Harris especially for the occasion.
“Ferrari was born on 18 February 1898 in Modena, Italy. His birth certificate had recorded his birth date on 20 February because a heavy snowstorm had prevented his father from reporting the birth at the local registry office. He was the younger of two children to Alfredo and Adalgisa Ferrari (née Bisbini), after his elder sibling Alfredo Junior (Dino). Alfredo Senior was the son of grocer from Carpi and started a workshop fabricating metal parts at the family home…”